foreright

adverb
fore·​right | \ ˈfōrˌrīt \

Definition of foreright

 (Entry 1 of 3)

now dialectal, England
: straight ahead : directly forward

foreright

adjective
\ " \

Definition of foreright (Entry 2 of 3)

1 dialectal, England : going straight ahead : straightforward, direct the foreright path
2 dialectal : headstrong, obstinate

foreright

preposition
\ " \

Definition of foreright (Entry 3 of 3)

dialectal, England
: directly opposite : across from

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History and Etymology for foreright

Adverb

Middle English, from fore- + right (adverb)

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“Foreright.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/foreright. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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