to the fore
phrasal in or into a position of prominence ; forward

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • To the fore — Fore Fore, n. The front; hence, that which is in front; the future. [1913 Webster] {At the fore} (Naut.), at the fore royal masthead; said of a flag, so raised as a signal for sailing, etc. {To the fore}. (a) In advance; to the front; to a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • to the fore — to a position that cannot be ignored. Whenever he is challenged, his stubbornness comes to the fore. The doom and gloom guys are sure trade wars will rise to the fore again soon. Usage notes: often used in the form bring to the fore: Dry… …   New idioms dictionary

  • to the fore — ► to the fore in or to a conspicuous or leading position. Main Entry: ↑fore …   English terms dictionary

  • to the fore — adverb (or adjective) 1. a. : within call b. : in a still surviving state : alive 2. : in available or ready condition used of money, credit, or other resources 3 …   Useful english dictionary

  • to the fore — {adv.} or {adj. phr.} Into leadership; out into notice or view; forward. * /The hidden skill of the lawyer came to the fore during the trial./ * /In the progress of the war some new leaders came to the fore./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to the fore — {adv.} or {adj. phr.} Into leadership; out into notice or view; forward. * /The hidden skill of the lawyer came to the fore during the trial./ * /In the progress of the war some new leaders came to the fore./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • to\ the\ fore — adv or adj. phr. Into leadership; out into notice or view; forward. The hidden skill of the lawyer came to the fore during the trial. In the progress of the war some new leaders came to the fore …   Словарь американских идиом

  • to the fore — into a position of importance The issue of taxation has once again come to the fore. The new legislation brings patients needs to the fore …   English dictionary

  • to the fore — in or to a conspicuous or leading position. → fore …   English new terms dictionary

  • to the fore — idi into a conspicuous place or position; to or at the front …   From formal English to slang

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