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flash–forward

play
noun flash–for·ward \ˈflash-ˈfȯr-wərd\

Definition of flash–forward

  1. :  interruption of chronological sequence (as in a film or novel) by interjection of events of future occurrence; also :  an instance of flash-forward

flash forward

intransitive verb


1949

First Known Use of flash–forward

1949


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