Webster 1913 Edition
All that part of a horse which is before the rider.
The chief or most important part.
Superiority; advantage; start; precedence.
And, but for ceremony, such a wretch . . .
forehandand vantage of a king.
Done beforehand; anticipative.
And so extenuate the
Webster 1828 Edition
1.The part of a horse which is before the rider.
2.The chief part.
And so extenuate the forehand sin.