WORD OF THE DAY Forenoon FOR-noon Part of speech: noun Origin: Old English, 15th century 1 The morning. Examples of Forenoon in a sentence "'Some of my pleasantest hours were during the long rain-storms in the spring or fall, which confined me to the house for the afternoon as well as the forenoon, soothed by their ceaseless roar and … Continue reading WORD OF THE DAY