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Usage Glossary: A B C D E F G H I K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y


A foreword is a prefatory statement written by someone other than the author of the work. Forward is commonly an adverb or an adjective meaning "toward the front."

In her foreword, Dr. Mavvicar explained the importance of the research.

The project moved forward after the team solved the compatibility problems.

Forward is also used as a verb.

Please forward this document in triplicate.

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