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  • 1 Forward — may refer to: * Relative direction, where forward is the opposite of backward * Forward , the motto of the State of Wisconsin * Forward , the motto of the City of Birmingham * Forward contract, an agreement to buy or sell an asset at a pre agreed …

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  • 2 forward — forward, forwards 1. For the adjective, the correct form in standard English is forward: • It has four forward gears and reverse controlled by a speed sensing governor Daily Telegraph, 1971 • Already clouds of steam were rising, obscuring the… …

    Modern English usage

  • 3 Forward — (engl. „vorwärts“) steht für: Forward, englisch für Stürmer (Fußball) Small Forward und Power Forward, Flügelspieler im Basketball Sport, siehe Forward (Basketball) Forward (Wirtschaft), nicht börsengehandelte unbedingte Termingeschäfte aus der… …

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  • 4 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 fleet. [1913 Webster] 2. Ready; prompt; strongly inclined; in an ill sense, overready; too hasty. [1913 Webster] Only …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 forward — [adj1] advancing, early ahead, forth, forward looking, in advance, leading, onward, precocious, premature, progressing, progressive, propulsive, well developed; concept 528 Ant. backward, later, past, reversing forward [adj2] in front, first… …

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  • 6 forward — [fôr′wərd] adj. [ME foreward < OE adj. & adv. foreweard: see FORE & WARD] 1. at, toward, or of the front, or forepart 2. advanced; specif., a) mentally advanced; precocious b) advanced socially, politically, etc.; progressive or radical …

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  • 7 Forward — 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. [1913 Webster] 2. To… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Forward — Студийный альбом Hoobastank Дата выпуска не поступил в продажу Жанры альтернативный рок поп рок, ска Продюсер Hoobastank …

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  • 9 forward — for·ward n: forward contract at contract Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster. 1996. forwa …

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  • 10 forward# — forward adj advanced, *premature, untimely, precocious Antonyms: backward Contrasted words: retrograde, retrogressive, regressive (see BACKWARD) forward adv 1 ahead, *before Antonyms: backward …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 11 Forward — For ward, n. [OE., fr. AS. foreweard; fore before + weard a ward. See {Ward}, n.] An agreement; a covenant; a promise. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Tell us a tale anon, as forward is. Chaucer …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 12 forward — FĂRUĂD/ s. n. (fin.) operaţie de plată la termen. (< engl. forward) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …

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  • 13 forward — (adv.) O.E. forewearde toward the front; see FORE (Cf. fore) + WARD (Cf. ward). The verb is first recorded 1590s, to help push forward; meaning to send (a letter, etc.) on to another destination is from 1757. Related: Forwarded; forwarding. Adj.… …

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  • 14 Forward — 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 { ward}, { wards}.] Toward a part or place before or in front; onward; in… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 15 forward — To redirect mail to the intended recipient s new delivery address in cases where Form 3575, Change of Address Order, or other written or personal notice has been filed with the local post office. (Also see Address Change Service, address… …

    Glossary of postal terms

  • 16 forward — ► ADVERB (also forwards) 1) in the direction that one is facing or travelling. 2) onward so as to make progress. 3) ahead in time. 4) in or near the front of a ship or aircraft. ► ADJECTIVE 1) towards the direction that one is facing or… …

    English terms dictionary

  • 17 forward — [[t]fɔ͟ː(r)wə(r)d[/t]] ♦♦ forwards, forwarding, forwarded (In addition to the uses shown below, forward is also used in phrasal verbs such as bring forward and look forward to . In British English, forwards is often used as an adverb instead of… …

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  • 18 forward — for|ward1 W1S1 [ˈfo:wəd US ˈfo:rwərd] adv also forwards [ wədz US wərdz] 1.) towards a place or position that is in front of you ≠ ↑backwards ▪ He leaned forward , his elbows resting on the table. ▪ The crowd surged forwards. ▪ She took another… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 forward — I UK [ˈfɔː(r)wə(r)d] / US [ˈfɔrwərd] adjective, adverb ** Summary: Forward can be used in the following ways: as an adverb: I stepped forward to greet him. as an adjective: I hope you don t think I m being too forward. ♦ The marines took up… …

    English dictionary

  • 20 forward — See: forward contract * * * ▪ I. forward for‧ward 1 [ˈfɔːwəd ǁ ˈfɔːrwərd] verb [transitive] TRANSPORT to send goods, documents, money etc somewhere, often after receiving them from somewhere else: • These investors get company financial reports… …

    Financial and business terms