Translation of "forward" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈfɔː.wəd/ us /ˈfɔːr.wɚd/ also forwards

forward adverb (DIRECTION)

B1 towards the direction that is in front of you

She leaned forward to whisper something in my ear. 她倾身向前,对我耳语了一番。

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forward adverb (FUTURE)

B2 towards the future

I always look forward, not back. 我总是放眼未来,而不是回首过去。
from that day forward

after that point

From that day forward they never spoke to each other. 从那天起,他们彼此再没说过话。

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forward adverb (PROGRESS)

C1 used in expressions related to progress

This is a big step forward for democracy. 这是向民主迈进的一大步。

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uk /ˈfɔː.wəd/ us /ˈfɔːr.wɚd/

forward adjective (DIRECTION)

towards the direction that is in front of you

forward motion/movement 向前的运动

forward adjective (FUTURE)

relating to the future

forward planning/thinking 为未来作的计划/思考

forward adjective (CONFIDENT)

disapproving confident and honest in a way that ignores the usual social rules and might seem rude

Do you think it was forward of me to invite her to dinner when we'd only just met? 你觉得刚见面我就邀请她吃饭是不是有些鲁莽?

forwardverb [ T ]

uk /ˈfɔː.wəd/ us /ˈfɔːr.wɚd/

to send a letter, etc., especially from someone's old address to their new address, or to send a letter, email, etc. that you have received to someone else

I'll forward any mail to your new address. 我会把信件都转寄至你的新地址。
I'll forward his email to you if you're interested. 如果你感兴趣,我可以把他的电子邮件转发给你。

forwardnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfɔː.wəd/ us /ˈfɔːr.wɚd/

a player who is in an attacking position in a team


(Translation of “forward” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)