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fore runners

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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The older hands, however, knew the vagaries of the Horn latitudes, and calms were invariably the fore-runners of fiercer gales.

Certain known things are fore-runners of trouble and should be avoided or safeguarded against from the start.

Among the fore-runners of Civilisation was Georgie Porgie, reckoned by all who knew him a strong man.

They are the "Fore-runners," off again deeper into the vast possibility of being.

But such is the case with Grimm and his fore-runners in philology.

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

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