afore

All Adverb Verb Adjective Noun
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  • And as soon as he had done it he fell down dead afore the bed. Cited from Chronicle and Romance (The Harvard Classics Series), by Various
  • No, only to make him miss his breath some night afore long. Cited from Fardorougha, The Miser, by William Carleton
  • How long was hit afore she done so -- about ten minutes? Cited from The Covered Wagon, by Emerson Hough
  • I had made my mind up to that afore I saw you at all to-day. Cited from Fardorougha, The Miser, by William Carleton
  • You'll have to clear up another matter afore you can start for England. Cited from Frank Oldfield, by T.P. Wilson
  • I fixed all that up with her husband afore he left. Cited from Nicky-Nan, Reservist, by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch (Q)
  • And if you remember I asked you for the same, not two minutes afore. Cited from Hocken and Hunken, by A. T. Quiller-Couch
  • We has all seen dead men afore now, gentlemen, as we all knows. Cited from The Two Admirals, by J. Fenimore Cooper
  • She'll be here afore long, and you can't force the door open. Cited from Fern's Hollow, by Hesba Stretton
  • I never seed the like on't afore in all my born days. Cited from Ella Barnwell, by Emerson Bennett
  • We're all most like to go afore this war's finished. Cited from A Student in Arms, by Donald Hankey
  • That means I'll break another two things afore the week's out. Cited from Our Elizabeth, by Florence A. Kilpatrick
  • Hope he won't lose his reasons afore the trial comes on, though. Cited from Joyce's Investments, by Fannie E. Newberry
  • I didn't know what fear was afore I joined the army. Cited from Combed Out, by Fritz August Voigt [AKA: F.A.V.]
  • Though he come after, yet he was long afore me. Cited from Everyman and Other Old Religious Plays, with an Introduction, Anonymous
  • I thought I'd got to hell afore my time when we see blue water. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 1, No. 5, March, 1858, by Various
  • You can't go no further no'the with the ice afore ye. Cited from The Atlantic Book of Modern Plays, by Various
  • His name was all over the neighborhood afore he'd be'n here two weeks. Cited from Pipes O'Pan at Zekesbury, by James Whitcomb Riley
  • Afore I could get out o' the gate he was near out o' sight. Cited from Verner's Pride, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • You fellows had better get off the creek afore it's too late. Cited from Canoe Boys and Campfires, by William Murray Graydon
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