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1. forward

adverb. ['ˈfɔrwɝd'] at or to or toward the front; (forrad' andforrard' are dialectal variations).

Synonyms

  • frontward
  • forrard
  • forrad
  • frontwards

Antonyms

  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • styleless
  • manual

Etymology

  • foreward (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • foreweard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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  • straightforward
  • shoreward
  • norward
  • dorward

2. forward

adjective. ['ˈfɔrwɝd'] at or near or directed toward the front.

Synonyms

  • progressive
  • full-face
  • fore
  • guardant
  • headfirst
  • gardant

Antonyms

  • regressive
  • backward
  • unacknowledged
  • unaggressive

Etymology

  • foreward (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • foreweard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. forward

adverb. ['ˈfɔrwɝd'] forward in time or order or degree.

Synonyms

  • forth

Antonyms

  • mild
  • old

Etymology

  • foreward (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • foreweard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. forward

adverb. ['ˈfɔrwɝd'] in a forward direction.

Synonyms

  • ahead
  • onwards
  • onward
  • forrader

Antonyms

  • unadventurous
  • cowardly
  • gradual
  • inconspicuous

Etymology

  • foreward (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • foreweard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. forward

verb. ['ˈfɔrwɝd'] send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit.

Synonyms

  • send on
  • send
  • ship

Antonyms

  • salty
  • foolish
  • imprudent
  • ill-advised

Etymology

  • foreward (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • foreweard (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] gleam or glow intermittently.

Synonyms

  • radiate
  • flicker
  • flick
  • wink
  • twinkle
  • winkle

Antonyms

  • generous
  • new
  • dry
  • soft

7. flash

noun. ['ˈflæʃ'] a sudden intense burst of radiant energy.

Synonyms

  • occurrent
  • flicker
  • occurrence
  • happening
  • streak
  • lightning
  • gleam
  • gleaming
  • glimmer
  • spark
  • heat flash
  • glitter
  • sparkle
  • glint
  • natural event

Antonyms

  • success
  • failure
  • noncurrent
  • allopatry

8. flash

noun. ['ˈflæʃ'] a momentary brightness.

Antonyms

  • unhurried

9. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] appear briefly.

Antonyms

  • future

10. flash

verb. ['ˈflæʃ'] display proudly; act ostentatiously or pretentiously.

Synonyms

  • ostentate
  • expose
  • exhibit
  • swank
  • display
  • flex
  • flaunt
  • show off

Antonyms

  • sincere
  • valuable
  • ashamed
  • expensive
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