Definition of for'ard in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈfôrərd/ Pronunciation: /ˈfär-/

adjective& adverb

Nonstandard spelling of forward, used to represent a nautical pronunciation.
Example sentences
  • There is also some accommodation space, and the for'ard section features an enclosed section to protect sailors.
  • At the limit of the 30m visibility, greater amberjack were shoaling around both for'ard sections.
  • Here the passing of Brennan, Cashin, English Hayden and O'Brien in particular had both vision and accuracy, even if the occasional ball for'ard of the half-way line went astray.

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Syllabification: for'ard

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