afore

[ uh-fawr, uh-fohr ]
/ əˈfɔr, əˈfoʊr /

adverb, preposition, conjunction Older Use.

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Origin of afore

before 900; late Middle English; Middle English aforne, aforen,Old English on foran.See a-1, fore1
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British Dictionary definitions for afore

afore
/ (əˈfɔː) /

adverb, preposition, conjunction

an archaic or dialect word for before
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