1. forward momentum, esp of a sports team during a match

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How to use go-forward in a sentence

  • Slight undulations go forward at the rate of less than half a mile an hour.

    Outlines of the Earth's History | Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
  • The monkey was hypnotized with fear, but he could neither run away, nor go forward, nor come to me.

    Kari the Elephant | Dhan Gopal Mukerji
  • All this day I staid at home with my workmen without eating anything, and took much pleasure to see my work go forward.

  • Theroulde broke the stillness with his cry, "Go forward, brave son of a valiant father!"

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  • Hence the only safe, as well as the only advantageous way out of this confusion is to go forward on the Principle of Prevention.