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1. forward [ r ] at or to or toward the front
Examples: "he faced forward" "step forward" "she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine" (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations)

Used in print:

(Mr. America, 4:6...)

Place a suitably loaded barbell across them ; grasp the bar ( which will rest against the back of your neck ) ; extend your feet forward and backward until you are in a deep leg split .

(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)

Fall slowly forward onto the hands and let the body down to rest_on the floor .

As strength improves start in a standing position with legs wide apart and upper body bent forward .

Start by falling forward to a point close to the feet , and , as strength improves , fall farther and farther out .

This used_to be part of every child 's bag_of_tricks , but few children can do it today ; some are actually incapable of rolling forward and are completely confused when not sitting or standing upright .

Synonyms forward frontwards frontward forrad forrard forwards Related Terms back dialect

2. forward [ a ] at or near or directed toward the front
Examples: "the forward section of the aircraft" "a forward plunge down the stairs" "forward motion"

Used in print:

(Bonnie Prudden, "The Dancer and the Gymnast"...)

The last essential to the beginner 's gymnastic program is the somersault , or forward roll .

For most small children , learning a forward roll is simply a matter of copying another child who can .

Synonyms forward Related Terms backward guardant headfirst full-face progressive fore

3. forward [ r ] forward in time or order or degree
Examples: "from that time forth" "from the sixth century onward"

Used in print:

(Schubert Ogden, Christ Without Myth....)

Modern man , as Dietrich_Bonhoeffer has told us , has `` come_of_age '' ; and though this process by_no_means represents an unambiguous gain and is , in_fact , marked by the estrangement from the depths that seems to be the cost of human maturation , it is still a positive step forward ; and those of us who so richly benefit from it should be the last to despise it .

(Clement Greenberg, "Collage" in his Art and...)

It was as though , in_that instant , he had felt the flatness of collage as too constricting and had suddenly tried to escape all_the_way back - or forward - to literal three-dimensionality .

This he did by using utterly literal means to carry the forward push of the collage ( and of Cubism in_general ) literally into the literal space in_front of the picture_plane .

(Richard Ferber, Bitter Valley....)

But a moment later he brought his horse forward into the light , and Wilson had a good look at him .

Synonyms forward forth onward

4. forward [ r ] in a forward direction
Examples: "go ahead" "the train moved ahead slowly" "the boat lurched ahead" "moved onward into the forest" "they went slowly forward in the mud"

Synonyms ahead forward forwards onwards forrader onward

5. forward [ r ] toward the future; forward in time
Examples: "I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring" "I look forward to seeing you"

Used in print:

(The New York Times,...)

Despite countless barriers and disappointments , Shea moved forward .

(Chester G. Starr, The Origins of Greek Civili...)

While many tokens point forward , the main achievements stand as a culmination of the simple patterns of the Dark_ages .

Synonyms ahead forward Related Terms back back

6. forward [ v ] send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit
Examples: "forward my mail"

Used in print:

(L. Don Leet and Florence J. Leet, editors, The World of...)

The moment the alarm goes_off , information is immediately forwarded to Honolulu , which is the center of the warning system .

(U.S. Reports. Volume 364. Cases Adjudged in the...)

After the recommendation of the Department is forwarded to the appeal_board , that is the appropriate place for a registrant to lodge his denial .

Synonyms forward send_on Related Terms transport forwarding

7. forward [ a ] moving toward a position ahead
Examples: "forward motion" "the onward course of events"

Synonyms onward forward Related Terms advancing

8. Forward [ n ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 16944

Synonyms Forward

9. forward [ a ] situated at or toward the front
Examples: "the fore cabins" "the forward part of the ship"

Used in print:

(R. P. Jerrard, "Inscribed squares in plane curves"...)

To each paired vertex and diagonal point there corresponds a unique forward corner point , i.e. , the corner on C reached first by proceeding along C from the vertex in the direction of increasing t .

The set of intersections of **f , the rotated curve , with the original curve C consists_of just the set of forward corner points on C corresponding to the vertex at **f , plus the vertex itself .

With each vertex we associate certain numerical values , namely the set of positive differences in the parameter t between the vertex and its corresponding forward corner points .

Synonyms forward Related Terms fore

10. forward [ a ] used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty
Examples: "a forward child badly in need of discipline"

Synonyms forward Related Terms backward fresh fresh brash assumptive familiar bumptious bold

11. forward [ a ] moving forward

Synonyms forward-moving forward advancing Related Terms progressive

12. forward [ a ] situated in the front
Examples: "the forward section of the aircraft"

Used in print:

(Clayton C. Barbeau, The Ikon....)

On the forward slope in_front_of his own post stretched two rows of barbed_wire .

Synonyms forward Related Terms front

13. forward [ n ] the person who plays the position of forward on a basketball team

Synonyms forward Related Terms basketball_player dr._j

14. forward [ r ] near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane
Examples: "the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments"

Synonyms forward fore Related Terms aft

15. forward [ a ] of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor vehicle
Examples: "in a forward gear"

Synonyms forward Related Terms reverse second first

16. forward [ n ] a position on a basketball team

Synonyms forward Related Terms position basketball_team

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