View definitions for fore runner

fore runner

noun as in original

noun as in pacesetter

noun as in precursor

noun as in precursor

noun as in predecessor

noun as in prototype

noun as in forebear

Strongest match

Strong matches

noun as in bellwether

noun as in flagship

noun as in forerunner

noun as in ancestor

noun as in front runner

noun as in harbinger


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Example Sentences

It was the fore-runner of the Slavin clan, the miserable Bud Jones.

Long-continued effort, in spite of failure and defeat, is the fore-runner of complete success.

It is certainly an agreeable fore-runner of merit and smooths the way for it.

Of their fore-runner, "der kluge Hans," I had as yet heard nothing.

But the judge's inkstand was merely the fore-runner of surprises.

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On this page you'll find 475 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fore-runner, such as: chief, commander, director, head, manager, and officer.

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