Afore is defined as before, or something done previously.
Something that was mentioned previously is an example of afore.
Now Dial. before
Origin of aforeMiddle English afore, aforn ; from Old English onforan, before: see a- and amp; fore
& conj.Southern & Midland US
Origin of aforeMiddle English, from Old English onforan : on, at; see on + foran, before (from fore; see fore).
Middle English afore, aforn, from Old English onforan or ætforan. (a- + fore)