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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