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Word: forward

Definition: presumptuous or bold


Sentences Containing 'forward'

"Angler" took all of them on board and berthed them in the forward and after torpedo rooms.
"Espingole" carried a single gun forward of the bridge.
"Petropavlovsk" was long between perpendiculars, with a beam of and a draft of (forward) and (aft).
And you are looking forward with so much pleasure to seeing him once more to morrow!''
asked Defarge, motioning to Mr. Lorry to come forward.
At , he played at the power forward and center positions.
At this, Mireille comes forward crying "Kill me!"
Ayala had a copy of Cabot's map which he did not forward because he thought it worthless.
Ayola claimed he came forward because he had been threatened.
Could he expect that her friends would not step forward?
Debray stepped forward, and cordially pressed the hand of his interlocutor.
Forward As One." being placed next to a stylised image of the Saltire.
From this time forward it found itself in a continuing decline.
Going forward to the forecastle, we found the slide of the scuttle open.
Gritty forward Steve Begin was also signed to provide forward depth.
He came a step forward, hesitated, and then touched my hand.
He closed the after door; then moved slowly to the forward one and closed that.
He is a loose forward, playing primarily at openside flanker.
He played as a centre-forward. Blackpool.
He played as a forward, and was noted for his extremely fast pace.
He plays in the centre forward position.
He rushed fiercely forward, and the inquirer flitted away into the darkness.
He was described as "an ideal centre forward".
I then hurried forward, and found him standing by the pool.
I took her for the``Sunny South''hadn't any skylights forward of the chimneys.'
I'm looking forward to people hearing another side to the album.
In reverse, 65% of the forward power was available.
In this forward she describes this book as a “diary lets people read”.
It curves forward on the right so that the edge on that side matches the church.
It was intended as a Volkssturm weapon and used blow forward operation.
It's still kind of... it's really forward-looking.
Lasso lifts are either "forward" or "reverse".
Marcus Porcius Cato was put forward by the optimates for the praetorship.
Minnesota Wild forward Mikko Koivu, Detroit Red Wings forward Pavel Datsyuk, and Tampa Bay Lightning forward Martin St.
Samaras has been described as all the skills necessary for forward play.
So they started, and I lit out, all in a cold sweat, and scrambled forward.
The algorithm is straight forward to implement.
The Psychologist leant forward to see, holding out his hand for a specimen.
The two spectators started forward, but she stayed them with a motion of her hand.
Then as the men went forward, he muttered on: "The things called omens!
Then the hunter came forward and stood in their midst, and the mystery was solved.
Theorists have put forward a number of proposals for improved readout.
This arrangement meant that the commander had a very poor forward view.
This gave them all new strength, and they ran forward and entered it.
This helped to forward the feud leading into the main event at WrestleMania.
To go back down the rider leans forward or pushes down with the feet.
Upon this signal, the youngest of her daughters put herself forward.
Your mistake in life is, that you do not look forward far enough.
``And when you are looking forward to be captain, it was wrong to annoy the owner.''
``I shall bring that forward as an extenuating circumstance,''replied Eugenie.

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