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  1. Function: adverb
    Definition: in a loud way: with great volume
    Word History: from an Italian word for "strong" that is used to describe music
    Example Sentence: There is a forte in one of my songs.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from USA on 11/01/2007 10:30


  1. Function: adverb
    Definition: before time: prior to the beginning of time
    Example Sentence: Fortempus, the world began with a single big bang.
    Submitted by: Samantha from Louisiana, USA on 01/27/2009 03:44


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a school that you go to for many years in a row
    Example Sentence: I am at a fortever.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Wisconsin, USA on 10/10/2008 12:29


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: very loud: almost too loud to listen to
    Word History: Italian from forte meaning "strong"
    Example Sentence: The fortissimo notes made my ears ring.
    Submitted by: Matthew from South Carolina, USA on 01/24/2008 02:41


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a very strong mental fear of love
    Word History: fort means strong, phobia means fear, and phile means love
    Example Sentence: Some people have a serious case of fortphobiaphile and it's very unheathly.
    Submitted by: Lauren from New York, U.S.A. on 09/23/2007 03:44


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a fortune-telling tree
    Example Sentence: I went to a fortree to ask for my fortune.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from NH on 10/29/2009 02:56


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: very many
    Example Sentence: I told you fortyleven times to pick up your clothes.
    Submitted by: Trish from VA, USA on 11/07/2011 09:38


  1. Function: adjective
    Definition: very serious: absolutely serious
    Example Sentence: She was foserious about what she said.
    Submitted by: Tiyarea from Maryland, USA on 03/26/2012 09:11


  1. Function: noun
    Definition: a stupid, dull, or odd person
    Word History: from a word meaning "odd one"
    Example Sentence: Get out of my house, you foshinga!
    Submitted by: Elijah from California, USA on 09/19/2007 01:10


  1. Function: interjection
    Definition: used to indicate great excitement
    Example Sentence: Foshisle! Our team scored the first touchdown.
    Submitted by: Anonymous from Ohio on 01/15/2008 01:32