afore 1 of 2

chiefly dialect

afore

2 of 2

preposition

chiefly dialect
1
as in before
earlier than my father, his father, and even his father afore him farmed this land

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2
as in 'fore
preceding in space a majestic sailing ship going full speed afore the wind

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“Afore.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/afore. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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