What does the word forward mean?

Usage examples for forward

  1. The priest leaned forward a little. – Dawn of All by Robert Hugh Benson
  2. Going hastily forward, she said: " I am afraid I cannot see you, doctor." – John Marsh's Millions by Charles Klein Arthur Hornblow
  3. Means to look forward to. – The Century Handbook of Writing by Garland Greever Easley S. Jones