Definition of fore :
1. Advanced, as compared with something else; toward the front; being or coming first, in time, place, order, or importance; preceding; anterior; antecedent; earlier; forward; -- opposed to back or behind; as, the fore part of a garment; the fore part of the day; the fore and of a wagon.
2. Before; - sometimes written 'fore as if a contraction of afore or before.
3. Formerly; previously; afore.
4. In or towards the bows of a ship.
5. In the part that precedes or goes first; - opposed to aft, after, back, behind, etc.
6. Journey; way; method of proceeding.
7. The front; hence, that which is in front; the future.
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- Ay, and so will he for his children, for they will be his future as his fore fathers are his past. - "The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers", Georg Ebers.
- The two first fore compartments, as the bulkheads did not hold together, had filled with water. - "The Coming Conquest of England", August Niemann.
- Phil's mare plunged its fore feet into the soft earth, then reared in terror. - "The Spoilers of the Valley", Robert Watson.