Definition for FOR'WARD

FOR'WARD, adv. [Sax. forweard; for, fore, and weard, turned, L. versus; directed to the forepart.]

Toward a part or place before or in front, onward; progressively; opposed to backward. Go forward; move forward. He ran backward and forward. In a ship, forward denotes toward the forepart.

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