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Definition of Forward

Forward
Forward For"ward, a. 1. Near, or at the fore part; in advance of something else; as, the forward gun in a ship, or the forward ship in a fleet. 2. Ready; prompt; strongly inclined; in an ill sense, overready; to hasty. Only they would that we should remember the poor; the same which I also was forward to do. --Gal. ii. 10. Nor do we find him forward to be sounded. --Shak. 3. Ardent; eager; earnest; in an ill sense, less reserved or modest than is proper; bold; confident; as, the boy is too forward for his years. I have known men disagreeably forward from their shyness. --T. Arnold. 4. Advanced beyond the usual degree; advanced for season; as, the grass is forward, or forward for the season; we have a forward spring.
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Forward For"ward, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Forwarded; p. pr. & vb. n. Forwarding.] 1. To help onward; to advance; to promote; to accelerate; to quicken; to hasten; as, to forward the growth of a plant; to forward one in improvement. 2. To send forward; to send toward the place of destination; to transmit; as, to forward a letter.
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Forward For"ward, n. [OE., fr. AS. foreweard; fore before + weard a ward. See Ward, n.] An agreement; a covenant; a promise. [Obs.] Tell us a tale anon, as forward is. --Chaucer.
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Forward For"ward, Forwards For"wards, adv. [AS. forweard, foreweard; for, fore + -weardes; akin to G. vorw["a]rts. The s is properly a genitive ending. See For, Fore, and -ward, -wards.] Toward a part or place before or in front; onward; in advance; progressively; -- opposed to backward.

Meaning of Forward from wikipedia

- Forward is a relative direction, the opposite of backward. Forward may also refer to: Forward (surname) Forward (****ociation football) Forward (basketball)...
- The small forward (SF), also known as the three, is one of the five positions in a regulation basketball game. Small forwards are typically shorter, quicker...
- as the point guard (PG), the shooting guard (SG), the small forward (SF), the power forward (PF), and the center (C). The point guard is the de facto leader...
- Forwards are the players on a football (soccer) team who play nearest to the opposing team's goal, and are therefore most responsible for scoring goals...
- The Forward (Yiddish: פֿאָרווערטס‎, romanized: Forverts), formerly known as The Jewish Daily Forward, is an American news media organization for a Jewish-American...
- The Great Leap Forward (Second Five Year Plan) of the People's Republic of China (PRC) was an economic and social campaign led by the Chinese Communist...
- The forward market is the informal over-the-counter financial market by which contracts for ****ure delivery are entered into. Standardized forward contracts...
- The power forward (PF), also known as the four, is one of the five positions in a regulation basketball game. Power forwards play a role similar to that...
- Forward caste (referred as General Cl****/General Category/ Open Category ) is a term used in India to denote social groups that is ahead of other Indians...
- In cryptography, forward secrecy (FS), also known as perfect forward secrecy (PFS), is a feature of specific key agreement protocols that gives ****urances...
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