forby thinks it may be derived from the Italian gozzo, a throat.
forby, on occasion like this, I'll fetch it an' take all the blame for that same.
But I must be off, lass; for I've the horses to get ready, forby the shortness of the time.
forby remarks that the combination is an East-Anglian provincialism.
I'm nae slave, an' forby, I dinna believe they are weel-aff.
They're rich an' can afford it, an' forby they need them an' we don't.
forby that they were baith—or they baith seemed—earnest professors and men of comely conversation.
Ah, honey, shure everybody would know that ye didn't grow it—forby they know that th' smoke in here would kill it in a few days.
We are doin' gey weel the noo, an' forby, ye're workin' for it.
Fine thrampin' over the counthry I've had after you—forby givin' us the greatest fright altogether.