Forwards - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈfɔːrwərdz|  American pronunciation of the word forwards
Brit.  |ˈfɔːwədz|  British pronunciation of the word forwards
- this word is used as a present tense form (he/she/it) of the verbto forward
- this word is used as a plural form of the nounforward

adverb

- at or to or toward the front (syn: forrad, forrard, forward, frontward, frontwards)
- in a forward direction (syn: ahead, forrader, forward, onward, onwards)

Examples

...for every step that her campaign takes forwards, it seems to take two backwards...

The crowd surged forwards.

She pressed the gas pedal and the car leapt forwards.

The bus stopped suddenly and we were all thrown forwards.

Kip stumbled backwards and forwards before falling down.

She practiced her part until she knew it backwards and forwards.

Right from the kick-off, the Scottish forwards tore into their opposite numbers.

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