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verb [transitive] forward pronunciation in American English /ˈfɔrwərd/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyforward
he/she/itforwards
present participleforwarding
past tenseforwarded
past participleforwarded
  1. 1
    to send a letter, package, e-mail, etc. that has been sent to your address to someone else at another address
    Your enquiry has been forwarded to our head office.
  2. 2
    to help something to progress or get better
    a good opportunity to forward your cause

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