forth forth  /ˈfɔrθ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a river in southern Scotland that flows eastward to the Firth of Forth
  2. (adv) from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete)
  3. (adv) forward in time or order or degree
  4. (adv) out into view

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Then Abraham put forth his hand, and took the knife to slay his son.
  2. How we would proceed in our collaboration was set forth by Takashi, 46.
  3. Since DJs normally join two turntables with a mixer, Pioneer still has to devise a new sort of mixer, one that can shift sound and video back and forth.

News

  1. Russia questions Syrian chemical weapons evidence

    MOSCOW (AP) — Russia's foreign minister says the evidence put forth by the United States of chemical weapons use in Syria apparently doesn't meet stringent criteria for reliability.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  2. NBA Finals: Back-and-forth series puts Spurs, Heat on edge

    NBA Finals: Back-and-forth series puts Spurs, Heat on edge by Brian Mahoney The Associated Press Published Jun 14, 2013 07:47PM MDT San Antonio • At their best in the NBA Finals, the Miami Heat have forced turnover after turnover, finding a gear the San Antonio Spurs just can’t reach. Play in Game 5 as they have during their two easy victories in the series, and LeBron James’ defending champs ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  3. Back-and-forth market battle sends Key 15 lower

    Investment bulls and bears continued their shoving match for control of stock markets last week. Coming off a strong gain from the prior Friday, Monday and Tuesday were days of no forward momentum and bears showed markets lower on profit-taking. The back and forth battle ended Friday with our Quad City Times Key 15 off 4.10 for the week to 1286.70.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Quad-City Times

Quotes

  1. "It's tempting to sit back here and go back and forth with the media for the next three months but I'm not going to do that," Rodriguez said. "For us to be thinking about him and Oakland would be a disservice for us. We've got the Red Sox and...
    on May 7, 2010 By: Alex Rodriguez Source: New York Post

  2. Mr Obama said: "The sheer improbability of this victory is part of what makes D-Day so memorable. Long after our time on this Earth has passed, one word will still bring forth the pride and awe of men and women who will never meet the heroes who sit...
    on Jun 7, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Mirror.co.uk

  3. "I'm pleased that this agreement meets the criterion that I set forth last week to provide an effective, robust and temporary set of incentives that will boost our economy and encourage job creation," Mr Bush told reporters at the White House....
    on Jan 24, 2008 By: President Bush Source: ABC Online

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