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forward - Dictionary definition and meaning for word forward

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(noun) the person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey
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(noun) a position on a basketball, soccer, or hockey team
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(verb) send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit
Synonyms : send on
Example Sentence
  • forward my mail

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(adj) at or near or directed toward the front
Example Sentence
  • the forward section of the aircraft
  • a forward plunge down the stairs
  • forward motion

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(adj) used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty
Example Sentence
  • a forward child badly in need of discipline

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(adj) of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor vehicle
Example Sentence
  • in a forward gear

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(adj) moving forward
Synonyms : advancing , forward-moving

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(adv) at or to or toward the front
Example Sentence
  • he faced forward
  • step forward
  • she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine

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(adv) forward in time or order or degree
Synonyms : forth , onward
Example Sentence
  • from that time forth
  • from the sixth century onward

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(adv) toward the future; forward in time
Synonyms : ahead
Example Sentence
  • I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring
  • I look forward to seeing you

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(adv) in a forward direction
Synonyms : ahead , forrader , forwards , onward , onwards
Example Sentence
  • go ahead
  • the train moved ahead slowly
  • the boat lurched ahead
  • moved onward into the forest
  • they went slowly forward in the mud

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(adv) near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane
Synonyms : fore
Example Sentence
  • the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments

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