Forsooth - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fərˈsuːθ|  American pronunciation of the word forsooth
Brit.  |fəˈsuːθ|  British pronunciation of the word forsooth

adverb

- an archaic word originally meaning `in truth' but now usually used to express disbelief

Examples

...forsooth, the rumor is true: this lovely lass and I are getting married!...

...you're getting married without a penny to your name—a pretty story forsooth!...

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