Pronunciation of Forward
/fˈɔːwəd/, /fˈɔːwəd/, /f_ˈɔː_w_ə_d/
Synonyms for forward:
advancing, early (adjective)
in front, first (adjective)
toward the front in order, time (adverb)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
insolent, contumelious, snippy, pert, Into, direct, oncoming, overconfident, across, Snippety, uppity, uppish, brazen, smart-alecky, up, bold, Presuming, Malapert, Familiar, wise, audacious, brassy, boldfaced.
Sense 4 (noun)
Sense 8 (noun)
send, ship (verb)
Usage examples for forward:
- He took a step forward again, but it was only a little one, and, to tell the truth, he stepped back again immediately. - "Growth of the Soil", Knut Hamsun.
- Locke started forward, but they were gone. - "The Master Mystery", Arthur B. Reeve and John W. Grey.
- She came forward a few steps, then she stopped short again. - "Old Kensington", Miss Thackeray.