1. [ adverb ] from a particular thing or place or position
Synonyms: away off

"ran away from the lion" wanted to get away from there" "sent the children away to boarding school" "went off to school" "they drove off" (`forth' is obsolete as in "go forth and preach")

Related terms: archaism
2. [ adverb ] out into view

"came forth from the crowd" "put my ideas forth"

3. [ adverb ] forward in time or order or degree
Synonyms: forward onward

"from that time forth" "from the sixth century onward"

4. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 12633
Similar spelling:   fourth