foreword

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noun fore·word \ˈfȯr-(ˌ)wərd\

Definition of foreword

  1. :  prefatory comments (as for a book) especially when written by someone other than the author

Examples of foreword in a sentence

  1. the editor makes some good points in the foreword about the author's life, so be sure to read it

1842

First Known Use of foreword

1842


FOREWORD Defined for English Language Learners

foreword

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noun fore·word \ˈfȯr-(ˌ)wərd\

Definition of foreword for English Language Learners

  • : a section at the beginning of a book that introduces the book and is usually written by someone other than the book's author


FOREWORD Defined for Kids

foreword

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noun fore·word \ˈfȯr-ˌwərd\

Definition of foreword for Students

  1. :  preface



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