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How to use fornent in a sentence

Then he comes and sits fornent the boy, let down one of his ears, and cocked up the other, and gave a grin.
THE IRISH FAIRY BOOKVARIOUS
Poor Mary lies on Shupanga brae, "and beeks fornent the sun."
THE LAST JOURNALS OF DAVID LIVINGSTONE, IN CENTRAL AFRICA, FROM 1865 TO HIS DEATH, VOLUME I (OF 2), 1866-1868DAVID LIVINGSTONE
Fornent, fornenst, forenenst; opposite: he and I sat fornenst each other in the carriage.
ENGLISH AS WE SPEAK IT IN IRELANDP. W. JOYCE
Well, I laid the gun upon the dresser, drew a stool, an' sits down fornent the miser.
THE FORTUNES OF HECTOR O'HALLORAN, AND HIS MAN MARK ANTONY O'TOOLEW. H. MAXWELL
Sure enough, on looking round, there was the kelpie stan'in in what they ca' a fause ford, just fornent the auld kirk.
WILSON'S TALES OF THE BORDERS AND OF SCOTLANDVARIOUS
Oh, then, if they were in swarms fornent me, devil receave the prisoner I'll take again!
CHARLES O'MALLEY, THE IRISH DRAGOON, VOLUME 1 (OF 2)CHARLES LEVER
And is it there ye're lying on the broad of yer back, and me as sick as a dog fornent ye?
THE CONFESSIONS OF HARRY LORREQUER, COMPLETECHARLES JAMES LEVER (1806-1872)
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