fains

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fainites or fains (ˈfeɪnaɪts, feɪnz)
 
interj
dialect a cry for truce or respite from the rules of a game
 
[C19: from fains I I decline, from feine feign, from Old French se feindre in the sense: back out, esp of battle]
 
fains or fains
 
interj
 
[C19: from fains I I decline, from feine feign, from Old French se feindre in the sense: back out, esp of battle]

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