Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To hold or believe beforehand; assume; anticipate; predict; presage; prognosticate.
  • n. The front or forward part of the hold of a ship.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The forward part of the hold of a ship.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The front or forward part of the hold of a ship.

Etymologies

From fore- +‎ hold (“to hold an opinion, deem”). (Wiktionary)
From fore- +‎ hold. (Wiktionary)

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