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English definition of “forward”

forward

adjective [before noun]
 
 
/ˈfɔːwəd/
relating to the future: forward planning/thinking I'm a great believer in forward planning, and doing as much groundwork as possible.
FINANCE relating to a sale of currencies, goods, etc. at a fixed price which will be given to a buyer at a future date: This forward sale agreement binds the farmer to deliver a specified quantity of grain at a certain time in the future.
forward adverb (UK also forwards)
(Definition of forward adjective from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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