HyperDic: forwardness

English > 3 senses of the word forwardness:
NOUNattributeforwardness, bumptiousness, cockiness, pushinessoffensive boldness and assertiveness
attributeforwardnessan advanced stage
attributeforwardness, readiness, eagerness, zealprompt willingness
English > forwardness: 3 senses > noun 1, attribute
Meaningoffensive boldness and assertiveness.
Synonymsbumptiousness, cockiness, pushiness
Broaderassertiveness, self-assertivenessaggressive self-assurance
Spanishatrevimiento, chulería, desenvoltura, engreimiento, petulancia, prepotencia
Catalanatreviment, petulància, prepotència
Adjectivesforwardused of temperament or behavior
English > forwardness: 3 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningAn advanced stage.
Examples
  • "the forwardness of the harvest this year"
  • "the arts are in no kind of forwardness in this matter"
BroaderearlinessQuality of coming early or earlier in time
Adjectivesforwardmoving forward
English > forwardness: 3 senses > noun 3, attribute
MeaningPrompt willingness.
Example "he tried to explain his forwardness in battle"
Synonymsreadiness, eagerness, zeal
Broaderwillingnesscheerful compliance
Spanishdisponibilidad, prontitud
Catalandisponibilitat, promptitud

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