Definition of for'ard in English:

for'ard

Line breaks: for'ard
Pronunciation: /ˈfɒrəd
 
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adjective & adverb

  • Non-standard spelling of forward, used to represent a nautical pronunciation: [as adjective]: a double berth for’ard and one aft [as adverb]: one gun mounted for’ard of the bridge
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    • 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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