|1.||[ adjective ] located anteriorly|
|2.||[ adjective ] (nautical) situated at or toward the bow of a vessel|
|Related terms:||aft seafaring bow foremost forward front forward|
|3.||[ adverb ] (nautical) near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane|
"the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments"
|4.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 6365|
|5.||[ noun ] (nautical) front part of a vessel or aircraft|
|Synonyms:||bow stem prow|
"he pointed the bow of the boat toward the finish line"
|Related terms:||front vessel|