Aforehand A*fore"hand`, a. Prepared; previously provided; -- opposed to {behindhand}. [Archaic or Dial.] [1913 Webster]

Aforehand in all matters of power. --Bacon. [1913 Webster]

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  • aforehand — afore·hand …   English syllables

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