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Definition of 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
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.
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
ForwardForward 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. ForwardForward 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. ForwardForward 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
Toward a part or place before or in front; onward; in
advance; progressively; -- opposed to backward.
Meaning of Forward from wikipedia
is a relative
direction, the opposite
of backward. Forward
may also refer
(****ociation football) Forward
- The Forward
(Yiddish: פֿאָרווערטס, romanized: Forverts), formerly known
as The Jewish Daily Forward
, is an American
news media organization
for a Jewish...
are the players
on an ****ociation football
team who play nearest
to the opposing
team's goal, and are therefore
- The small forward
(SF), also known
as the three, is one of the five positions
in a regulation basketball
game. Small forwards
- A forwarder
is a forestry vehicle
logs from the stump
to a roadside
a skidder, a forwarder carries
- the three
are guard, forward
, and center, with the standard
two guards, two forwards
, and a center. Over time, as more specialized...
- Pay it forward
is an expression
of a good deed repaying
to others instead
of to the original
is a novel
by American writer Isaac
Asimov, published posthumously
in 1993. It is the second
of two prequels
to the Foundation...
is a telecommunications technique
in which information
is sent to an intermediate station where
it is kept and sent at a later
- The power forward
(PF), also known
as the four, is a position
in basketball. Power forwards
play a role similar
to centers. They typically
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