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- v. To hear beforehand
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- v. To hear beforehand.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- To hear or be informed of before.
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I forehear the falling of tears that cease not, and in generations unborn the sorrow of it all that will never be stilled!
And I have to say that if we all looked as much like a hairy ape as he did with his full beard and forehear, then maybe he was right afterall. pretty interesting stuff none the less.