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fore·run

 (fôr-rŭn′)
tr.v. fore·ran (-răn′), fore·run, fore·run·ning, fore·runs
1. To run before.
2. To precede as an indication of what is to follow; foreshadow.
3. To prevent from arriving or occurring; forestall.

forerun

(fɔːˈrʌn)
vb (tr) , -runs, -running, -ran or -run
1. to serve as a herald for
2. to go before; precede
3. to prevent or forestall

fore•run

(fɔrˈrʌn, foʊr-)

v.t. -ran, -run, -run•ning.
1. to come before; precede.
2. to prefigure.
3. to forestall.
[1505–15]

forerun


Past participle: forerun
Gerund: forerunning

Imperative
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Present
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you forerun
he/she/it foreruns
we forerun
you forerun
they forerun
Preterite
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he/she/it foreran
we foreran
you foreran
they foreran
Present Continuous
I am forerunning
you are forerunning
he/she/it is forerunning
we are forerunning
you are forerunning
they are forerunning
Present Perfect
I have forerun
you have forerun
he/she/it has forerun
we have forerun
you have forerun
they have forerun
Past Continuous
I was forerunning
you were forerunning
he/she/it was forerunning
we were forerunning
you were forerunning
they were forerunning
Past Perfect
I had forerun
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he/she/it had forerun
we had forerun
you had forerun
they had forerun
Future
I will forerun
you will forerun
he/she/it will forerun
we will forerun
you will forerun
they will forerun
Future Perfect
I will have forerun
you will have forerun
he/she/it will have forerun
we will have forerun
you will have forerun
they will have forerun
Future Continuous
I will be forerunning
you will be forerunning
he/she/it will be forerunning
we will be forerunning
you will be forerunning
they will be forerunning
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been forerunning
you have been forerunning
he/she/it has been forerunning
we have been forerunning
you have been forerunning
they have been forerunning
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been forerunning
you will have been forerunning
he/she/it will have been forerunning
we will have been forerunning
you will have been forerunning
they will have been forerunning
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been forerunning
you had been forerunning
he/she/it had been forerunning
we had been forerunning
you had been forerunning
they had been forerunning
Conditional
I would forerun
you would forerun
he/she/it would forerun
we would forerun
you would forerun
they would forerun
Past Conditional
I would have forerun
you would have forerun
he/she/it would have forerun
we would have forerun
you would have forerun
they would have forerun
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forerun

verb
To give an indication of something in advance:
References in classic literature ?
As when bands Of Pioners with Spade and Pickaxe arm'd Forerun the Royal Camp, to trench a Field, Or cast a Rampart.
No, no, doubtless he was deceived, and it was but one of those dreams that forerun death!
For, by virtue of causality, all who partake the human nature have a duty which must naturally be paid and this is the pain that has the cause of its appearance in the deed of pleasure that foreruns it.