Associations to the word «Forth»


FORTH, adverb. Forward in time, place or degree.
FORTH, adverb. Out into view; from a particular place or position.
FORTH, adverb. (obsolete) Beyond a (certain) boundary; away; abroad; out.
FORTH, adverb. (obsolete) Thoroughly; from beginning to end.
FORTH, preposition. (obsolete) Forth from; out of.
FORTH, adjective. Misspelling of fourth.
FORTH, noun. Misspelling of fourth.
FORTH, proper noun. A river in Scotland that flows for about 47 km (29 miles) from The Trossachs through Stirling to the Firth of Forth on the North Sea.
FORTH, proper noun. An imperative, stack-based high-level programming language.

Dictionary definition

FORTH, noun. A river in southern Scotland that flows eastward to the Firth of Forth.
FORTH, adverb. From a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete); "ran away from the lion"; "wanted to get away from there"; "sent the children away to boarding school"; "the teacher waved the children away from the dead animal"; "went off to school"; "they drove off"; "go forth and preach".
FORTH, adverb. Forward in time or order or degree; "from that time forth"; "from the sixth century onward".
FORTH, adverb. Out into view; "came forth from the crowd"; "put my ideas forth".

Wise words

We should have a great fewer disputes in the world if words were taken for what they are, the signs of our ideas only, and not for things themselves.
John Locke