The front legs and adjoining parts of a quadruped.
More example sentences
- Bison are distinguished by their low horns, rounded forehead, and greater height of the forequarters compared with the hindquarters.
- A dragon figure occupies one side of the tree, its forequarters resting on the base and its undulating, ropelike body (part of which is now missing) extending upward.
- It appears to depict a bison's head and forequarters attached to a humanlike body.
Definition of forequarters in:
- The US English dictionary