Quotes containing word "forward"

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Sell also: ahead, fore, forth, forwards, moving, onward, onwards

Definitions and meanings of word "forward"

• Noun: the person who plays the position of forward on a basketball team

• Noun: a position on a basketball team

• Verb: send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit; example: "forward my mail"

• Adj: at or near or directed toward the front; examples: "the forward section of the aircraft", "a forward plunge down the stairs", "forward motion"

• Adj: moving toward a position ahead; examples: "forward motion", "the onward course of events"

• Adj: used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty; example: "a forward child badly in need of discipline"

• Adj: of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor vehicle; example: "in a forward gear"

• Adj: moving forward

• Adv: at or to or toward the front; (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations); examples: "he faced forward", "step forward", "she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine"

• Adv: forward in time or order or degree; examples: "from that time forth", "from the sixth century onward"

• Adv: toward the future; forward in time; examples: "I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring", "I look forward to seeing you"

• Adv: in a forward direction; examples: "go ahead", "the train moved ahead slowly", "the boat lurched ahead", "moved onward into the forest", "they went slowly forward in the mud"

• Adv: near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane; example: "the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments"

Featured authors with quotes containing word "forward"

Martin O'Malley
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Born Friday 18 January 1963
Sellapan Ramanathan
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Singaporean Statesman, Politician
Thursday 3 July 1924 - Monday 22 August 2016
David Axelrod
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American Public Servant, Consultant
Born Tuesday 22 February 1955
Stephen Gardiner
3 quotes about forward
British Politician, Architect
Friday 25 April 1924 - Thursday 15 February 2007
Harry Reid
2 quotes about forward
American Leader, Politician
Born Saturday 2 December 1939
Peter Hain
3 quotes about forward
British Leader, Politician
Born Thursday 16 February 1950
Duane G. Carey
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American Saint, Astronaut
Born Tuesday 30 April 1957
Harold Ford
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American Leader, Politician
Born Monday 11 May 1970
John Amery
3 quotes about forward
British Politician
Thursday 14 March 1912 - Wednesday 19 December 1945
Franklin D. Roosevelt
3 quotes about forward
American President
Monday 30 January 1882 - Thursday 12 April 1945
Julian Assange
3 quotes about forward
Australian Journalist, Editor, Activist, Publisher
Born 1971
Nick Ferguson
one quote about forward
American Athlete
Born Wednesday 27 November 1974

I appreciate the people there thinking about me, and I look forward to coming back to Paris for that occasion.

Raymond Berry

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I cannot understand for the life of me why DOE is going forward with this licensing procedure when we do not know whether or not the scientific documentation upon which you are basing your decisions is, in fact, flawed.

Shelley Berkley

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Given Pounds and five years, and an ordinary man can in the ordinary course, without any undue haste or putting any pressure upon his taste, surround himself with books, all in his own language, and thence forward have at least one place in the world.

Augustine Birrell

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A government must not waiver once it has chosen it's course. It must not look to the left or right but go forward.

Otto von Bismarck

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No More Avengers! There's nothing new to get out of it - I want to go forward, not backward.

Honor Blackman

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We will go forward... we will never go back.

Michael Bloomberg

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I had looked forward so eagerly to leaving the horrible place, yet when my release came and I knew that God's sunlight was to be free for me again, there was a certain pain in leaving.

Nellie Bly

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Obviously, I have a lot of memories here... but at the same time I'm going to put all my energies into moving forward and doing my best for the Thrashers.

Peter Bondra

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Help is even being offered from across the ocean, as over two dozen countries have stepped forward to offer financial and material support to the American people.

Jo Bonner

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We choose forward. We choose inclusion. We choose growing together. We choose American economic might and muscle, standing strong on the bedrock of the American ideal: a strong, empowered and ever-growing middle class.

Cory Booker

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If it is wrong for you to take money from someone else who earned it, to take their money by force for your own needs, then it is certainly just as wrong for you to demand that the government step forward and do this dirty work for you.

Neal Boortz

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People know that they're going to see something which is entertaining but challenging as well because of the form it's in. It's dance theatre and it requires you to use your imagination - it's not straight forward.

Matthew Bourne

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The American people know that every day 3,000 kids begin to smoke, 1,000 of them die an early death. They're not going to allow us to go forward this year and not have comprehensive bipartisan legislation. It's in everybody's best interest.

Erskine Bowles

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Likewise, with solar, especially here in California, we're discovering that the 80 solar farm schemes that are going forward want to basically bulldoze 1,000 sq. mi. of southern California desert. Well, as an environmentalist, we would rather that didn't happen.

Stewart Brand

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Again, you can't connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something - your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life.

Steve Jobs

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Because of the power of television, I was visible to everybody all over the world. But there are many things in the theater that are more fulfilling and that I look forward to doing more. But really, I love it all: theater, film, television.

Charlotte Rae

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Eradicate poverty. This is all that matters in my country. When I am out training I think about this a lot; when I am running it is going over in my mind. As a country we cannot move forward until we eradicate poverty.

Haile Gebrselassie

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This is my 20th year in the sport. I've known swimming and that's it. I don't want to swim past age 30; if I continue after this Olympics, and come back in 2016, I'll be 31. I'm looking forward to being able to see the other side of the fence.

Michael Phelps

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One item on my agenda is simply planning trips, setting them as goals, something to look forward to.

Paul Parker

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I am going to continue and bring this club forward. I am Paul Gascoigne the footballer.

Paul Gascoigne

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