From Middle English wanspede, from Old English wanspēd (“poverty, want”, literally “lack of prosperity”), equivalent to wan- + speed.
"wanspeed." YourDictionary, n.d. Web. 16 December 2018. <https://www.yourdictionary.com/wanspeed>.
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