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  • 1 fore-rank — foreˈ rank noun The front rank • • • Main Entry: ↑fore …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 2 fore- — from FORE (Cf. fore) (adv.), which was used as a prefix in Old English and other Germanic languages with a sense of before in time, rank, position, etc., or designating the front part or earliest time …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 fore- — [fôr, fōr] [ME < OE: see FORE] prefix 1. before in time, place, order, or rank [forenoon, foreman] 2. the front part of [forehead] …

    English World dictionary

  • 4 fore-rake — fore rake, rank see fore prefix 3, 3 d …

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  • 5 fore — fore1 /fawr, fohr/, adj. 1. situated at or toward the front, as compared with something else. 2. first in place, time, order, rank, etc.; forward; earlier. 3. Naut. a. of or pertaining to a foremast. b. noting a sail, yard, boom, etc., or any… …

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  • 6 fore — I [[t]fɔr, foʊr[/t]] adj. 1) situated in front of something else 2) first in place, time, order, rank, etc.; forward; earlier 3) a) naut. navig. of or pertaining to a foremast b) naut. navig. being a sail, yard, boom, etc., or any rigging… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 7 fore — I. /fɔ / (say faw) adjective 1. situated at or towards the front, as compared with something else. 2. first in place, time, order, rank, etc.; forward; earlier. –adverb 3. Nautical at or towards the bow. 4. Obsolete before. –noun 5. the forepart… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 8 Royal Navy ratings rank insignia — NATO Code OR 9 OR 8 OR 7 OR 6 OR 5 OR 4 OR 3 OR 2 OR 1 Royal Navy (Edit) No equivalent …

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  • 9 Front — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Front >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 front front Sgm: N 1 fore fore forepart Sgm: N 1 foreground foreground Sgm: N 1 face face disk disc frontage Sgm: N 1 facade …

    English dictionary for students

  • 10 Forerank — Fore rank , n. The first rank; the front. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 11 front — I. n. 1. Forehead, brow. 2. Effrontery, face, impudence, assurance, brass. 3. Van, fore rank, front rank, head. 4. Forepart, forward part. 5. Anterior, face. 6. Face, obverse. 7. Face, facade, front elevation …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 12 van — n. 1. Front (of an army or a fleet), fore rank. 2. Covered wagon …

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  • 13 foremost — fore•most [[t]ˈfɔrˌmoʊst, məst, ˈfoʊr [/t]] adj. adv. first in place, rank, importance, etc.: the foremost surgeons[/ex] • Etymology: bef. 1000; ME, OE …

    From formal English to slang

  • 14 Glossary of nautical terms — This is a glossary of nautical terms; some remain current, many date from the 17th 19th century. See also Wiktionary s nautical terms, Category:Nautical terms, and Nautical metaphors in English. Contents: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R …

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  • 15 List of United States Marine Corps acronyms and expressions — This is a list of acronyms, expressions, euphemisms, jargon, military slang, and sayings in common or formerly common use in the United States Marine Corps. Many of the words or phrases have varying levels of acceptance among different units or… …

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  • 16 List of U.S. Marine Corps acronyms and expressions — This is a list of acronyms, expressions, euphemisms, jargon, military slang, and sayings in common or formerly common use in the United States Marine Corps. Many of the words or phrases have varying levels of acceptance among different units or… …

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  • 17 France — /frans, frahns/; Fr. /frddahonns/, n. 1. Anatole /ann nann tawl /, (Jacques Anatole Thibault), 1844 1924, French novelist and essayist: Nobel prize 1921. 2. a republic in W Europe. 58,470,421; 212,736 sq. mi. (550,985 sq. km). Cap.: Paris. 3.… …

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  • 18 KABBALAH — This entry is arranged according to the following outline: introduction general notes terms used for kabbalah the historical development of the kabbalah the early beginnings of mysticism and esotericism apocalyptic esotericism and merkabah… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 19 Europe, history of — Introduction       history of European peoples and cultures from prehistoric times to the present. Europe is a more ambiguous term than most geographic expressions. Its etymology is doubtful, as is the physical extent of the area it designates.… …

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  • 20 literature — /lit euhr euh cheuhr, choor , li treuh /, n. 1. writings in which expression and form, in connection with ideas of permanent and universal interest, are characteristic or essential features, as poetry, novels, history, biography, and essays. 2.… …

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