Pronunciation:  US [bɪˈfɔr] UK [bɪˈfɔː(r)]
  • adv.Before, the past has been
  • conj.So as not to; not; ... Before, ... Weizhi
  • prep.In ... Before, ... Front (or front) and (order or arrange) to the front face or around
  • WebBefore the ... ... Before the ... ... Ahead
afore ahead of ere fore 'fore of previous to prior to to

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