Part of speech: noun

The period of daylight preceding midday; the morning.

Share it on:

Usage examples "forenoon":

  1. During the forenoon of the day, all the eloquence Jim could command was required to prevent his brother from yielding. - "The Boy Slaves", Mayne Reid.
  2. The next forenoon I said good- by to her and the Heptons at the railway station. - "Kent Knowles: Quahaug", Joseph C. Lincoln.
  3. Yes, ma'am, since yesterday forenoon. - "The Lookout Man", B. M. Bower.