flash-forward

noun
flash-for·​ward | \ ˈflash-ˈfȯr-wərd How to pronounce flash-forward (audio) \

Definition of flash-forward

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

Other Words from flash-forward

flash forward intransitive verb

First Known Use of flash-forward

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Flash-forward.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flash-forward. Accessed 18 Jun. 2021.

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