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 Worsted.Worthies (The Nine). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Worth
 
= betide.   1
        “Thus saith the Lord God: Howl ye, wo worth the day!”—Ezekiel xxx. 2.
       
“Wo worth the chase! wo worth the day
That costs thy life, my gallant grey.”
       
Sir Walter Scott.
 


 Worsted.Worthies (The Nine). 

 

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