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afore

adverb , chiefly dialect

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so as to precede something in order of time
  • some young boys raced afore to tell onlookers that the parade was about to kick off
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afore

preposition , chiefly dialect

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1 earlier than
  • my father, his father, and even his father afore him farmed this land
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ahead of, before, ere, fore (also 'fore) [chiefly dialect], of, previous to, prior to, to

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2 preceding in space
  • a majestic sailing ship going full speed afore the wind
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ahead of, before, fore (also 'fore) [chiefly dialect]

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