Fore - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |fɔːr|  American pronunciation of the word fore
Brit.  |fɔː|  British pronunciation of the word fore

noun

- front part of a vessel or aircraft (syn: bow, prow, stem)

adjective

- situated at or toward the bow of a vessel

adverb

- near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane(syn: forward)

Examples

The plane's exits are located fore and aft.

...fore the baby's arrival, the young couple had been able to cope with their problems...

...fore the stranger there swarmed a gaggle of curious street urchins...

...cats have five fore toes but only four hind toes...

the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments

the ship's fore and aft cabins

The fore and aft exits can both be used in an emergency.

Environmental issues came to the fore in the 1980s.

The case brought to the fore a lot of racial tensions.

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