forlet

Forlet

For*let"\, v. t. [OE. forleten, AS. forl[=ae]tan; pref. for- + l[=ae]tan to allow; akin to G. verlassen to leave. See Let to allow.] To give up; to leave; to abandon. [Obs.] "To forlet sin." --Chaucer.
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