forward-looking forward-looking

Definition(s):

  • (adj) ahead of the times

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Clearly, they see it as an attempt to appear nimble and forward-looking and all those other things that GM so clearly hasn't been for the past half century or so.
  2. But today's PTI is much more forward-looking, offering you guidance on what's essential to know going forward.
  3. Ford, which seems best-equipped to ride out the economic storm, puts together a forward-looking document full of boxed-off pull quotes.

News

  1. Article: iOS 7: The New Lock Screen + Home Screen

    Soon after Apple debuted the completely redesigned iOS 7 on June 10, 2013, it became obvious that the iOS user experience has changed enough to merit a public re-introduction—a forward-looking discussion of the updated user interface and integrated apps. Over the next week, our series on iOS 7 will look at every key section of Apple’s new operating system, starting with setting up iOS devices ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: iLounge

  2. Article: iOS 7: First-Time Set Up or Upgrading From iOS 6

    Soon after Apple debuted the completely redesigned iOS 7 on June 10, 2013, it became obvious that the iOS user experience has changed enough to merit a public re-introduction—a forward-looking discussion of the updated user interface and integrated apps. Over the next week, our series on iOS 7 will look at every key section of Apple’s new operating system, starting with setting up iOS devices ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: iLounge

Quotes

  1. "This is a very forward-looking speech," White House spokeswoman Dana Perino told reporters. "The president thinks his legacy will shake itself out when people look at the record, and history will tell."
    on Jan 27, 2008 By: Dana Perino Source: Reuters UK

  2. "I have been a great admirer of Brazil and a great admirer of the progressive, forward-looking leadership that President Lula has shown throughout Latin America and throughout the world," Obama said after the meeting.
    on Mar 13, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "My view remains that interest rates do need to come down significantly - and quickly," said Blanchflower in a speech to academics in Canterbury. "With hindsight, monetary policy has not been sufficiently forward-looking."
    on Oct 30, 2008 By: David Blanchflower Source: ShareCast

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