or front·wards

[ fruhnt-werd ]

  1. in a direction toward the front.

Origin of frontward

First recorded in 1545–55; front + -ward

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

How to use frontward in a sentence

  • A back rest would throw one forward in a frontward lurch, and give no support in case of a backward one.

    Sand Doom | William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • Over and over he went, sometimes backward and sometimes frontward, and sometimes sideways.

    Uncle Wiggily's Adventures | Howard R. Garis