reck

reck

[rek]
verb (used without object)
1.
to have care, concern, or regard (often followed by of, with, or a clause).
2.
to take heed.
3.
Archaic. to be of concern or importance; matter: It recks not.
verb (used with object)
4.
Archaic. to have regard for; mind; heed.

Origin:
before 900; Middle English rekken, Old English reccan; akin to Old Norse roekja to have care, German (ge)ruhen to deign

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reck (rɛk)
 
vb
1.  to mind or care about (something): to reck nought
2.  (usually impersonal) to concern or interest (someone)
 
[Old English reccan; related to Old High German ruohhen to take care, Old Norse rækja, Gothic rakjan]

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