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English definition of “forward”

forward

adverb
 
 
/ˈfɔːwəd/ (also forwards)
DIRECTION B1 towards the direction that is in front of you: She leaned forward to make sure I could hear her.Describing movement towards
FUTURE B2 towards the future: I always look forward, not back.In the future and soon
PROGRESS used to say that something is making good progress: This is a big step forward for democracy.Making progress and advancingBecoming better
(Definition of forward adverb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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