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forward
British English: /ˈfɔːwəd/
American English: /ˈfɔrwərd/

Translation of forward in French:

noun

adjective

  • 1 (bold) it was forward of me to ask
    c'était assez effronté de ma part de demander
  • 2 (towards the front)
    (roll) inv
    (gears) inv
    forward troops
    (Military)
    ligne (f) avant
    to be too far forward
    (seat, headrest)
    être trop en avant
  • 4 (Finance)
    (buying, delivery, market, purchase, rate)
    à terme
    forward price
    cours (m) à terme

adverb

  • 1 (ahead) See examples: to step/leap forward
    faire un pas/bond en avant
    to fall ou topple forward
    tomber en avant
    to go ou walk forward to rush forward
    se précipiter
    to move something forward
    [literal] [figurative]
    avancer quelque chose
    ‘forward march!’
    ‘en avant, marche!’
    a seat facing forward
    une place dans le sens de la marche
    a way forward
    une solution
    there is no other way forward
    il n'y a pas d'autre solution
    it's the only way forward
    c'est la seule solution
    backward
  • 2 (towards the future) See examples: to travel ou go forward in time
    voyager dans le futur
    from this day forward
    à partir d'aujourd'hui
    from that day ou time forward
    à partir de ce jour-là, désormais
  • 3 (from beginning to end) See examples: to wind something forward
    faire défiler quelque chose en avance rapide
    (cassette, tape)

transitive verb

  • 2 (send on)
    faire suivre, réexpédier
    (mail) to à
    ‘please forward’
    ‘faire suivre, svp’

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