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Mahlweni - Forward

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Mahlweni is a Xitsonga word meaning "Forward" in English. Item has no rating. Help improve content quality by rating below or sending a suggestion

Definition of forward
- Forward adj
- At or near or directed toward the front; "the forward section of the aircraft"; "a forward plunge down the stairs"; "forward motion" [ant: {backward}]
- Moving toward a position ahead; "forward motion"; "the onward course of events" [syn: {onward}]
- Used of temperament or behavior; lacking restraint or modesty; "a forward child badly in need of discipline" [ant: {backward}]
- Of the transmission gear causing forward movement in a motor vehicle; "in a forward gear" [ant: {reverse}]
- Moving forward [syn: {advancing}, {forward-moving}]
- Situated at or toward the front; "the fore cabins"; "the forward part of the ship"
- Situated in the front; "the forward section of the aircraft" n
- The person who plays the position of forward on a basketball team
- A position on a basketball team adv
- At or to or toward the front; "he faced forward"; "step forward"; "she practiced sewing backward as well as frontward on her new sewing machine"; (`forrad' and `forrard' are dialectal variations) [syn: {forwards}, {frontward}, {frontwards}, {forrad}, {forrard}] [ant: {back}]
- Forward in time or order or degree; "from that time forth"; "from the sixth century onward" [syn: {forth}, {onward}]
- Toward the future; forward in time; "I like to look ahead in imagination to what the future may bring"; "I look forward to seeing you" [syn: {ahead}] [ant: {back}, {back}]
- In a forward direction; "go ahead"; "the train moved ahead slowly"; "the boat lurched ahead"; "moved onward into the forest"; "they went slowly forward in the mud" [syn: {ahead}, {onward}, {onwards}, {forwards}, {forrader}]
- Near or toward the bow of a ship or cockpit of a plane; "the captain went fore (or forward) to check the instruments" [syn: {fore}] [ant: {aft}] v : send or ship onward from an intermediate post or station in transit; "forward my mail" [syn: {send on}]
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Proverbs - Xihlovo xa le mahlweni i madlayisa torha — A well which is far away will make you die of thirst

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