Definition of Forebitts
1. forebitt [n] - See also: forebitt
Lexicographical Neighbors of Forebitts
Literary usage of Forebitts
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Percival Keene by Frederick Marryat (1842)
"The tubs and breakers were securely slung under Ihe forebitts Tor future use, and they then continued to drink till they could drink no more. CHAPTER XLII. ..."
2. The British Tar in Fact and Fiction: The Poetry Pathos, and Humour of the by Charles Napier Robinson, John Leyland (1909)
"... contained a large quota of men from the Mercantile Marine, many of the so-called chanties were sung by the groups round the forebitts in the evening or ..."