[ fawr-wer-der ]

  1. a person who forwards.

Origin of forwarder

First recorded in 1540–50; forward + -er1

Words Nearby forwarder Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

How to use forwarder in a sentence

  • The forwarder, who performs all the other operations leading up to the finishing.

  • This process also enables the forwarder to give great sharpness and finish to this part of his work, if he think it worth while.

  • You see we wasn't aware till this morning that you were going to move, or we could have been forwarder.

British Dictionary definitions for forwarder


/ (ˈfɔːwədə) /

  1. a person or thing that forwards

  2. a person engaged in the bookbinding process of forwarding

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