Simple Definition of foe
: an enemy
Examples of foe in a sentence
Many considered him a foe of democracy.
Her ability was acknowledged by friend and foe alike.
Origin and Etymology of foe
Middle English fo, from Old English fāh, from fāh, adjective, hostile; akin to Old High German gifēh hostile
First Known Use: before 12th century
Definition of FOE
Fraternal Order of Eagles
FOE Defined for Kids
Definition of foe for Students
: an enemy of a person or a country
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