Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Fore"

The meaning of "Fore" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa "be in the fore of" in "He would be in the fore of pushing friendly graphical user interfaces."?
A: "be in the fore of" = To be towards the front of that trend, leading that trend, one of the early people who are doing this thing, etc.

The word "fore" is an old word in English, so it is also related to a lot of words that mean at the start of something or previously, or before something else. So: before, forward, foreground, forecast, forewarning, forelegs, foreboding, foreknowledge, fore-mentioned, forerunner, etc.

The opposite of "fore" is the word "hind" to mean the back of something, towards end of something. So words like "behind". Or the "hind-legs" of an animal.

Or we also have a few sets of words like "hindsight" vs "foresight" for example.
Q: O que significa 'Fore it took some time

A: shortened version of "before". dont worry, not used often at all😆
Q: O que significa fore than ever?
A: "~to the fore." when something has been brought to the fore in a group. it means that it has become important or popular.
Q: O que significa fore score and seven years ago?
A: A score is an old term for 20 so 'four score and seven' is 87.
Q: O que significa fore head?
A: Forehead - Frente

Example sentences using "Fore"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com come to the fore of.
'Come to the fore' means to become obvious or visible.

Sentence example:
"Young people should step to the fore and help their peers"

Synonyms of "Fore" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre fore e front ?
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Translations of "Fore"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? What does "'fore" mean?And when do you use this ' ? For example I noticed that sometimes you write swimmin' instead of swimming.Can you tell me all variations of '? Or "'bout" for example.Thx!
A: 'Fore in this use is just a shortened version of before. 'Bout is a shortened version of about. And swimmin' is just a shortened version of swimming. During speech, some sounds are left out like this, especially if people are speaking fast. Sometimes in writing, people will use these types of variations to try and replicate real speech and make dialogue seem more real.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? fore i go
A: Before I go

Other questions about "Fore"

Q: I can't say fore sure that those who hard work pay off, but anybody who made success worked hard enough to deserve it. soa natural?
A: I can't say for sure that hard work always pays off, but anybody who has achieved success worked hard enough to deserve it.
Q: This is a fore of our ship. soa natural?
A: This is the bow of our ship. would be best.

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