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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 forth /ˈforθ, ˈfɔrθ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Forth, n.  A way; a passage or ford. [Obs.]

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Forth, prep. Forth from; out of. [Archaic]
    Some forth their cabins peep.   --Donne.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Forth v.
 1. Forward; onward in time, place, or order; in advance from a given point; on to end; as, from that day forth; one, two, three, and so forth.
    Lucas was Paul's companion, at the leastway from the sixteenth of the Acts forth.   --Tyndale.
    From this time forth, I never will speak word.   --Shak.
    I repeated the Ave Maria; the inquisitor bad me say forth; I said I was taught no more.   --Strype.
 2. Out, as from a state of concealment, retirement, confinement, nondevelopment, or the like; out into notice or view; as, the plants in spring put forth leaves.
 When winter past, and summer scarce begun,
 Invites them forth to labor in the sun.   --Dryden.
 3. Beyond a (certain) boundary; away; abroad; out.
    I have no mind of feasting forth to-night.   --Shak.
 4. Throughly; from beginning to end. [Obs.]
 And so forth, Back and forth, From forth. See under And, Back, and From.
 Forth of, Forth from, out of. [Obs.] --Shak.
 To bring forth. See under Bring.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adv 1: from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is
             obsolete); "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get
             away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding
             school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the
             dead animal"; "went off to school"; "they drove off";
             "go forth and preach" [syn: away, off]
      2: forward in time or order or degree; "from that time forth";
         "from the sixth century onward" [syn: forward, onward]
      3: out into view; "came forth from the crowd"; "put my ideas