2 located anteriorly [syn: fore(a), front(a)] n : front part of a vessel or aircraft; "he pointed the bow of the boat toward the finish line" [syn: bow, prow, stem] adv : near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane; "the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments" [syn: forward] [ant: aft]
Etymology 1From fore.
- Rhymes with: -ɔː(ɹ)
- Former; occurring
earlier (in some order).
- Of apples and oranges, I choose the fore fruit.
- When weighing the importance of wealth and happiness, do not assume the fore can buy the latter.
- Forward; at or
toward the front (with
respect to locality); as opposed to latter.
- The fore cabin is near the bow.
former; occurring earlier
- Dutch: eerste, eerdere
- Finnish: edellinen
forward; at or toward the front
yelled to inform players a ball is moving in their direction
- Finnish: fore
- The front.
- The fore was painted white.
- inflected form of fare
- simple past of fare
Fore can mean:
fore in Dutch: Fore
fore in Swedish: Lista över golftermer#Fore
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