come forward

phrasal verb

Definition of come forward

: to say openly or publicly that one is the person who should get something or who can do something No one has yet come forward to claim the reward. Several people came forward to offer their assistance.

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come forward

intransitive verb
come for·​ward

Legal Definition of come forward

: to make a presentation of something to the court usually used with with must come forward with materials to show that there is a genuine issue of fact— J. H. Friedenthal et al. coming forward with the evidence

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