Definition of come forward
- No one has yet come forward to claim the reward.
- Several people came forward to offer their assistance.
: near, being at, or belonging to the forepart
: situated in advance
: strongly inclined : ready
: to or toward what is ahead or in front
: to help onward : promote
: to send forward : transmit
: to send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit
: a player who plays at the front the team's formation near the opponent's goal
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