The New York State United Teachers, part of aft, recently voted to pull its support for Common Core.
The fore and aft have beautiful decks carved into them, and windows from various rooms too: it looks like a floating Apple device.
The 'pinkie' is a schooner-rigged craft, sharp at both ends, a short peak running up aft, and designed for a chasing sea.
Mr. Rosenberg was raked fore and aft, but he stuck to his story.
She was a ship-sloop of 28 guns—long 18-pounders—with a flush deck fore and aft.
“Cast the prisoners loose, and bring them aft,” he cried out.
He also found her to be of great breadth of beam, with wide sweeps of unencumbered deck, both forward and aft.
Never had the inequality of numbers fore and aft been less than now.
He's a great pet, and while you are aft you must see that he wants for nothing.
Here he was left alone until dawn, and then ordered on deck, aft.
Old English æftan "from behind, behind, farthest back," from superlative of Old English æf, af, of "away, away from, off" (see of). The Germanic superlative suffix *-ta corresponds to PIE *-to (cf. Greek protos "first," superlative of pro "before"). Now purely nautical.