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General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. forward: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. forward: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. forward: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. forward: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. forward: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. forward, forward, forward: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. forward: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. forward: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Forward, forward: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. forward: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. forward: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. forward: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. forward: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. forward: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. forward: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. forward: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. forward, forward: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Forward (Denmark), Forward (Flame album), Forward (Greenland), Forward (Obama-Biden Campaign Slogan), Forward (Scottish newspaper), Forward (Syrian magazine), Forward (association football), Forward (basketball), Forward (disambiguation), Forward (football), Forward (hockey), Forward (ice hockey), Forward (soccer), Forward (song), Forward (surname), Forward, The Forward: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. forward: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Forward: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. forward: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. forward: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. forward: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. forward: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. Forward, forward: Stammtisch Beau Fleuve Acronyms [home, info]
  26. forward: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  27. forward: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  28. forward: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  29. forward: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  30. forward: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  31. Forward, forward: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  32. forward, forward(s): Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  33. forward: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]
  34. Forward, forward: Wordnik [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Forward: Epicurus.com Wine Glossary [home, info]
  2. Forward: Glossary of Stamp Collecting Terms [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (9 matching dictionaries)
  1. Forward: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. forward: Travel Industry Dictionary [home, info]
  3. forward: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  4. Forward: Bloomberg Financial Glossary [home, info]
  5. Forward: eyefortransport e-commerce transportation glossary [home, info]
  6. Forward: Deardorff's Glossary of International Economics [home, info]
  7. Forward: Comprehensive Financial [home, info]
  8. Forward (album), Forward (sports), forward: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  9. Forward (album), Forward (sports), Forward: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (6 matching dictionaries)
  1. forward: Free On-line Dictionary of Computing [home, info]
  2. Forward: Computer Telephony & Electronics Dictionary and Glossary [home, info]
  3. forward: Webopedia [home, info]
  4. Forward: Data Formats and Their Sugggested File Extensions [home, info]
  5. Forward: Technopedia [home, info]
  6. Forward (album), Forward (football), Forward (soccer), Forward (sports), forward: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. forward: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  2. Forward (album), Forward (sports), forward: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (4 matching dictionaries)
  1. FORWARD: Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary [home, info]
  2. forward: Sound-Alike Words [home, info]
  3. FORWARD: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  4. forward: Idioms [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. forward, forward, forward, forward: Hickok Sports Glossaries [home, info]
  2. Forward: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (5 matching dictionaries)
  1. Forward: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. FORWARD: Glossary of Nautical Terms [home, info]
  3. forward: SeaTalk Dictionary of English Nautical Language [home, info]
  4. Forward: Latitude Mexico [home, info]
  5. Forward: Wine Taster's Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (forward)

noun:  a position on a basketball team
noun:  the person who plays the position of forward on a basketball team
verb:  send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit ("Forward my mail")
adjective:  moving toward a position ahead ("Forward motion")
adjective:  situated in the front ("The forward section of the aircraft")
adjective:  at or near or directed toward the front ("The forward section of the aircraft")
adjective:  of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor vehicle ("In a forward gear")
adjective:  used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty ("A forward child badly in need of discipline")
adjective:  situated at or toward the front ("The forward part of the ship")
adjective:  moving forward
adverb:  at or to or toward the front ("He faced forward")
adverb:  toward the future; forward in time ("I look forward to seeing you")
adverb:  forward in time or order or degree
adverb:  near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane ("The captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments")
adverb:  in a forward direction ("They went slowly forward in the mud")
name:  A surname (common: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #16944)

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Words similar to forward:   onwards, advancing, ahead, fore, forrad, forrader, forrard, forth, forwarded, forwarding, forwardly, forward-moving, forwardness, frontward, frontwards, onward, send, send on, more...

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