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Adjective
Onward so as to make progress
“But discussions are to take place with the county council on how to take the scheme forward in the future.”
Adjective
Positioned near the enemy lines
“The wind ruffled her coat as well as her long red hair, as she rode towards the forward camp.”
Adjective
Showing a lack of proper social reserve or modesty
“A few minutes later a guy came up and sat down at my table, which seemed very forward of him.”
Adjective
Relating to the future
“In October, the housebuilder said that its forward sales position was the strongest in its history.”
Adjective
Further advanced than expected or required
“It was when she was a little over a year old that Charlotte first appeared to have problems. Before then she was a very forward child talking and singing, but suddenly started to slow down.”
Adjective
Being far along in development
“… the local citizenry's attitude toward racial equality was very forward for its time.”
Adjective
Having or showing awareness of and preparation for the future
“… she was forward enough to start investing in her retirement fund at the age of 18.”
Adverb
Into a position of prominence or notice
“Parents keep pushing suitable candidates forward and then wonder why their children don't like them.”
Adverb
In the direction that one is facing or travelling; towards the front
“Irritated, she ran forward and stood in front of him, causing him to stop abruptly.”
Adverb
Towards the future; ahead in time
“He was my once in a lifetime friend and there will never be a day from this day forward that I do not miss him.”
Verb
To help the growth or development of
“Dangerfield was into comedy for the long haul, looking not only to forward his own career, but those of other talented people as well.”
Verb
Send, ship
“The warrant will then be sent to the CPS, which will forward the documents to the Israeli authorities.”
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