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Definition of Froward

Froward
Froward Fro"ward, a. [Fro + -ward. See Fro, and cf. Fromward.] Not willing to yield or compIy with what is required or is reasonable; perverse; disobedient; peevish; as, a froward child. A froward man soweth strife. --Prov. xvi. 28. A froward retention of custom is as turbulent a thing as innovation. --Bacon. Syn: Untoward; wayward; unyielding; ungovernable: refractory; obstinate; petulant; cross; peevish. See Perverse. -- Fro"ward*ly, adv. -- Fro"ward*ness, n.

Meaning of Froward from wikipedia

- Cape Froward (Spanish: Cabo Froward) (53°53′35″S 71°18′23″W / 53.8929535°S 71.3064158°W / -53.8929535; -71.3064158Coordinates: 53°53′35″S 71°18′23″W...
- NCI Froward Point is a busy National Coas****ch Institution (NCI) lookout station at Inner Froward Point at the easterly side of the mouth of the River...
- Scotland (1650), Scots Metrical Psalter, Psalm 18 verse xxvi: "froward thou kythst unto the froward wight..." John Keats (1820 version), "La Belle Dame Sans...
- which was built in 1864, and which is situated in an arable field above Froward Point near the town of Kingswear, Devon, England. The daymark was constructed...
- 1 nmi; 1.2 mi) wide at its narrowest point (Carlos III Island, west of Cape Froward). The northwestern portion of the strait is connected with other sheltered...
- or archaic) foregain, foregainst (dialectal or archaic) forth fromward, froward, fromwards furth (Scotland) gainward imell (dialectal or archaic) inmid...
- Cape Foulwind Cape Reinga East Cape North Cape Young Nick's Head Cape Froward, Chile Cape Horn, Chile, South America's southernmost point Cape Virgenes...
- two polar extremities, the Boothia Peninsula in northern Canada and Cape Froward in Chilean Patagonia, is roughly 14,000 km (8,700 mi). The mainland's most...
- It is in the southern extreme of continental Chile very close to Cape Froward, surrounded by historic places such as Fort Bulnes and Puerto del Hambre...
- a structural theory belonging to the neorealist school of thought put froward by John Mearsheimer in response to defensive realism. Offensive realism...
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