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English definition of “forecourt”

forecourt

noun [C]     /ˈfɔː.kɔːt/ US  /ˈfɔːr.kɔːrt/
a flat area in front of a large building: the garage forecourtGardens and yards specialized sports the area next to the net in sports such as tennisTennis and racket sports
(Definition of forecourt noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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