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Think or believe.‘why, this is strange, I trow!’
- ‘‘‘Twill be momentous, I trow, whichsoe'er way ‘tis resolved.‘’
- ‘Not a very sound belief, I trow.’
- ‘Since love, of his goodness, has converted you from your sin, you shall be the best pillar of all his faith, I trow, and most harass his foes.’
Old English trūwian, trēowian to trust; related to truce.
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