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ween

 (wēn)
tr.v. weened, ween·ing, weens Archaic
To think; suppose.

[Middle English wenen, from Old English wēnan; see wen- in Indo-European roots.]

ween

(wiːn)
vb
archaic to think or imagine (something)
[Old English wēnan; related to Old Saxon wānian, Gothic wēnjan, German wähnen to assume wrongly]

ween

(win)

v.t., v.i. Archaic.
1. to think; suppose.
2. to expect, hope, or intend.
[before 900; Middle English wenen, Old English wēnan to expect, hope, c. Old Saxon wānian, Old High German wānen, Old Norse væna, Gothic wenjan]

ween


Past participle: weened
Gerund: weening

Imperative
ween
ween
Present
I ween
you ween
he/she/it weens
we ween
you ween
they ween
Preterite
I weened
you weened
he/she/it weened
we weened
you weened
they weened
Present Continuous
I am weening
you are weening
he/she/it is weening
we are weening
you are weening
they are weening
Present Perfect
I have weened
you have weened
he/she/it has weened
we have weened
you have weened
they have weened
Past Continuous
I was weening
you were weening
he/she/it was weening
we were weening
you were weening
they were weening
Past Perfect
I had weened
you had weened
he/she/it had weened
we had weened
you had weened
they had weened
Future
I will ween
you will ween
he/she/it will ween
we will ween
you will ween
they will ween
Future Perfect
I will have weened
you will have weened
he/she/it will have weened
we will have weened
you will have weened
they will have weened
Future Continuous
I will be weening
you will be weening
he/she/it will be weening
we will be weening
you will be weening
they will be weening
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been weening
you have been weening
he/she/it has been weening
we have been weening
you have been weening
they have been weening
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been weening
you will have been weening
he/she/it will have been weening
we will have been weening
you will have been weening
they will have been weening
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been weening
you had been weening
he/she/it had been weening
we had been weening
you had been weening
they had been weening
Conditional
I would ween
you would ween
he/she/it would ween
we would ween
you would ween
they would ween
Past Conditional
I would have weened
you would have weened
he/she/it would have weened
we would have weened
you would have weened
they would have weened
Translations
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Jittery champ Richie Burnett scored a 3-0 victory in his Embassy World Professional darts first round clash with Aussie Wayne Weening yesterday and admitted: "I wasn't at my best.