1) To be pleased, glad or inclined; formerly a popular word but now confined to dialect speakers.

1482 he was so wery that he was fayn to take of the stryng of hys bow to dryve hys horse with, York

1539 intending therby … to enpouerysh hym that he shall eyther be fayn to doo as they list … or ells that he shall be so weried … that he shall not be hable to sue, Kirk Hammerton

1648 Anne Bray … told mee that Mitchell was full of trembling and feare, and would faine have an end, Thurlstone.

dates 1482 1539 1648

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