fore

Part of speech: conjunction

Before.

Part of speech: adjective

Preceding in place or time; forward; antecedent; prior.

Part of speech: noun

The foremost part; the leading place.

Part of speech: adverb

At or toward the bow.

Part of speech: adverb

Before; forward; in front.

Part of speech:

Before; as, forearm.

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Usage examples "fore":

  1. But remark that on this occasion the facts of the scene are well to the fore; Emma's mood counts for very little, and we get a direct view of the things on which her eyes casually rest. - "The Craft of Fiction", Percy Lubbock.
  2. The Fore Street is steep and winding, and on one side stands a church which, without any very striking feature, is quietly impressive. - "Devon, Its Moorlands, Streams and Coasts", Rosalind Northcote.
  3. It has a fifth toe on the fore feet. - "Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon", Robert A. Sterndale.