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

 for·ward /ˈfɔrwɚ/
 (a.)向前的,早的,迅速的,在前的,進步的(vt.)轉寄,促進,運送(ad.)向前地;   轉信,(可將某封信件轉送給某位用戶或某一站)

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 forward
 轉送

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 forward
 前轉

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 forward
 存轉

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 forward
 存轉交換

From: Network Terminology

 forward
 正向 向前

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·ward For·wards, adv.  Toward a part or place before or in front; onward; in advance; progressively; -- opposed to backward.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·ward, a.
 1. Near, or at the fore part; in advance of something else; as, the forward gun in a ship, or the forward ship in a fleet.
 2. Ready; prompt; strongly inclined; in an ill sense, overready; too hasty.
    Only they would that we should remember the poor; the same which I also was forward to do.   --Gal. ii. 10.
    Nor do we find him forward to be sounded.   --Shak.
 3. Ardent; eager; earnest; in an ill sense, less reserved or modest than is proper; bold; confident; as, the boy is too forward for his years.
    I have known men disagreeably forward from their shyness.   --T. Arnold.
 4. Advanced beyond the usual degree; advanced for the season; as, the grass is forward, or forward for the season; we have a forward spring.
 The most forward bud
 Is eaten by the canker ere it blow.   --Shak.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·ward n.  An agreement; a covenant; a promise. [Obs.]
    Tell us a tale anon, as forward is.   --Chaucer.
 

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 For·ward v. t. [imp. & p. p. Forwarded; p. pr. & vb. n. Forwarding.]
 1. To help onward; to advance; to promote; to accelerate; to quicken; to hasten; as, to forward the growth of a plant; to forward one in improvement.
 2. To send forward; to send toward the place of destination; to transmit; as, to forward a letter.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 forward
      adj 1: at or near or directed toward the front; "the forward
             section of the aircraft"; "a forward plunge down the
             stairs"; "forward motion" [ant: backward]
      2: moving toward a position ahead; "forward motion"; "the
         onward course of events" [syn: onward]
      3: used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or
         modesty; "a forward child badly in need of discipline"
         [ant: backward]
      4: of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor
         vehicle; "in a forward gear" [ant: reverse]
      5: moving forward [syn: advancing, forward-moving]
      6: situated at or toward the front; "the fore cabins"; "the
         forward part of the ship"
      7: situated in the front; "the forward section of the aircraft"
      n 1: the person who plays the position of forward on a basketball
           team
      2: a position on a basketball team
      adv 1: at or to or toward the front; "he faced forward"; "step
             forward"; "she practiced sewing backward as well as
             frontward on her new sewing machine"; (`forrad' and
             `forrard' are dialectal variations) [syn: forwards,
             frontward, frontwards, forrad, forrard] [ant:
             back]
      2: forward in time or order or degree; "from that time forth";
         "from the sixth century onward" [syn: forth, onward]
      3: toward the future; forward in time; "I like to look ahead in
         imagination to what the future may bring"; "I look forward
         to seeing you" [syn: ahead] [ant: back, back]
      4: in a forward direction; "go ahead"; "the train moved ahead
         slowly"; "the boat lurched ahead"; "moved onward into the
         forest"; "they went slowly forward in the mud" [syn: ahead,
          onward, onwards, forwards, forrader]
      5: near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane; "the
         captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments"
         [syn: fore] [ant: aft]
      v : send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in
          transit; "forward my mail" [syn: send on]