1. [ adverb ] at or to or toward the front
Synonyms: forward forrad frontwards forrard frontward

"he faced forward" "step forward" "she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine" (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations)

Related terms: back dialect
2. [ adverb ] in a forward direction
Synonyms: ahead forward forrader onwards onward

"go ahead" "the train moved ahead slowly" "the boat lurched ahead" "moved onward into the forest" "they went slowly forward in the mud"

Similar spelling:   forward