1. forward pass a pass to a receiver downfield from the passer
  2. forward passer (football) a ball carrier who tries to gain ground by throwing a forward pass
  3. forwardness offensive boldness and assertiveness
  4. forwards at or to or toward the front
  5. figured bass a bass part written out in full and accompanied by numbers to indicate the chords to be played
  6. forward at or to or toward the front
  7. forwarding the act of sending on to another destination
  8. flare pass a short forward pass to a back who is running toward the sidelines
  9. first base the base that must be touched first by a base runner in baseball
  10. coureur de bois a French Canadian trapper
  11. foreordain foreordain or determine beforehand
  12. froward habitually disposed to disobedience and opposition
  13. wardress a woman warder
  14. forrard at or to or toward the front
  15. foreordained established or prearranged unalterably
  16. ground bass a short melody in the bass that is constantly repeated
  17. Edward Pusey English theologian who founded the Oxford movement
  18. Windward Passage a channel between eastern Cuba and western Haiti that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Caribbean Sea
  19. rearwards at or to or toward the back or rear
  20. avoirdupois a system of weights based on the 16-ounce pound