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fast forward
American English: /fæst ˈfɔrwərd/

Translation of fast forward in Spanish:

noun

  • also: fast forward button
    botón (masculine) de avance rápido
    Example sentences
    • Below the screen is the nifty touch-sensitive Click Wheel with select, play, fast forward and rewind controls.
    • Navigation is accomplished via the fast forward / rewind rocker switch and the play/pause button for selection.
    • Next is the fast forward / rewind rocker switch and menu buttons that are used for navigation and setup features.

also: fast-forward transitive or intransitive verb

  • Example sentences
    • That's much higher than the 15.6 percent of VCR users who fast-forward a tape to avoid commercials.
    • I've been assured that that part of the experience can be watched, if I'd like to see it; it's simply a matter of fast-forwarding the tape a bit farther than I've already watched.
    • He fast-forwarded the tape to her next apparatus, the bars.

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