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adverb for·wards \ˈfȯr-wərdz\

Definition of forwards

  1. :  forward



Examples of forwards in a sentence

  1. <for every step that her campaign takes forwards, it seems to take two backwards>



15th Century

First Known Use of forwards

15th century



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