"to-" Definition

  1. prep. An obsolete intensive prefix used in the formation of compound verbs; as in to-beat, to-break, to-hew, to-rend, to-tear. See these words in the Vocabulary. See the Note on All to, or All-to, under All, adv.

More About to-

Position in dictionary: 101291 of 111710 words.
Word Type: prep.,
Words that start with "to-": 10
Words that end with "to-": 23
Words that contain "to-": 65
Next words in dictionary: to-beat, to-break, to-brest, to-day, to-do
Previous words in dictionary: to compound a felony, to, tmesis, tiza, tivy

English Dictionary Definition of to-

Read all of this dictionary's definitions for the word "to-" on this page. Also learn the word type, other words that start with, end with or contain this word, the position in the dictionary and the next and previous terms. The historical definitions of the word "to-" found on this page is taken from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary.