Definition of forrard in English:

forrard

adjective & adverb

  • non-standard spelling of forward, used to represent a nautical or dialect pronunciation
    • ‘Grasp leeward spinnaker sheet forrard of the tweaker and walk back with it, pulling the spinnaker into the hatch.’
    • ‘Somebody told, I reckon; for in about eight or ten minutes them two pals come tearing forrard as tight as they could jump and darted ashore and was gone.’
    • ‘Finally, fit a small trumpet type jam cleat to the same side of the tiller as the fairlead, as far forrard as will not interfere with your grip.’
    • ‘The old chap who had just come off the look-out, had returned forrard again, and I was alone on that part of the deck.’
    • ‘We had an extremely rough crossing from Ancona to Zara and stove in the forrard messdeck hatch cover but fortunately the deck level hatch survived.’
    • ‘First I thought I'd copy France out of the guidebook, like old Badger in the forrard cabin, who's writing a book, but there's more than three hundred pages of it.’
    • ‘The sickbay was on the same deck as the hangar so the forrard lift was bringing the casualties down from the flight deck through the hatchway straight into the bay.’

Pronunciation

forrard

/ˈfɒrəd/