Meaning of “forward” - Learner’s Dictionary

forward

adjective uk us /ˈfɔːwəd/
forward motion/movement, etc

movement towards the direction that is in front of you

forward planning/thinking, etc

the activity of planning or thinking about something for the future

too confident or too friendly with people you do not know

(Definition of “forward adjective” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)