Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Cf. G. fegen, to sweep, Icel. fægja, to cleanse, polish, E. fair, fay, to fit, fey, to cleanse
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Cog. with Dut. vegen, Ger. fegen.
They lay their heads together, with their snuff-boxes in their hands, as Mr. Bayes has it, and feague it away.
"Lives of the Poets: Addison, Savage, and Swift" by Samuel Johnson
I e'en turned my table to the fire and feagued it away, as Bayes says.
"The Journal of Sir Walter Scott" by Walter Scott