What does forwarding mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. forwardingnoun

    the act of sending on to another destination

    "the forwarding of mail to a new address is done automatically"; "the forwarding of resumes to the personnel department"

  2. forwarding, furtherance, promotionnoun

    the advancement of some enterprise

    "his experience in marketing resulted in the forwarding of his career"


  1. forwarding

    Forwarding refers to the act of sending or transferring something to another place or person, often through email or postal services. It could also refer to the process in network routing in which a server or interface re-sends packets of data to their intended destinations.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Forwarding

    of Forward

  2. Forwardingnoun

    the act of one who forwards; the act or occupation of transmitting merchandise or other property for others

  3. Forwardingnoun

    the process of putting a book into its cover, and making it ready for the finisher

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of forwarding in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of forwarding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of forwarding in a Sentence

  1. Chase LeBlanc:

    In the e-age, e-wind is any e-push (forwarding, highlighting or repeating) given to your content by others.

  2. Trey Gowdy:

    Not only was [ Blumenthal ] providing unvetted, uncorroborated, unsubstantiated intelligence to our top diplomat, he was just simply forwarding on intelligence that somebody by the name of Tyler Drumheller was sending him.

  3. WhatsApp:

    We've seen a significant increase in the amount of forwarding which users have told us can feel overwhelming and can contribute to the spread of misinformation, we believe it's important to slow the spread of these messages down to keep WhatsApp a place for personal conversation.

  4. Lane Olinghouse:

    Those who flee temptation generally leave a forwarding address.

  5. Matt Groening:

    Warning signs that lover is bored: 1. Passionless kisses 2. Frequent sighing 3. Moved, left no forwarding address.

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Translations for forwarding

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  • експедиция, изпращанеBulgarian

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