foretime
noun Date: circa 1540 former or past time ; the time before the present

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Foretime — Fore time , n. The past; the time before the present. A very dim foretime. J. C. Shairp. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • foretime — 1530s, from FORE (Cf. fore ) + TIME (Cf. time) …   Etymology dictionary

  • foretime — [fôr′tīm΄] n. the past; former time …   English World dictionary

  • foretime — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: fore + time : former or past time : the time before the present the heroic foretime of our remotest fathers …   Useful english dictionary

  • foretime — /fawr tuym , fohr /, n. former or past time; the past. [1530 40; FORE + TIME] * * * …   Universalium

  • foretime — 1. noun A time previous to the present, or to a time alluded to or implied; former time or times. 2. adverb In former times …   Wiktionary

  • foretime — n. former time; past; time before present …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foretime — fore•time [[t]ˈfɔrˌtaɪm, ˈfoʊr [/t]] n. former or past time • Etymology: 1530–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • foretime — /ˈfɔtaɪm/ (say fawtuym) noun former or past time; the past …   Australian English dictionary

  • Иоанновский мост — Вид со стороны Кронверкского пролива …   Википедия

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