Wern\, v. t. [See 1st Warn.] To refuse. [Obs.]

He is too great a niggard that will wern A man to light a candle at his lantern. --Chaucer.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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