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Noun Concept
Categories: Association football terminology, Association football forwards, Association football positions
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forward
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The person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey WordNet 3.0
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The person who plays the position of forward in certain games, such as basketball, soccer, or hockey WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Forwards are the players on an association football team who play nearest to the opposing team's goal, and are therefore most responsible for scoring goals. Wikipedia
A player on a team in football (soccer) in the row nearest to the opposing team's goal, who are therefore principally responsible for scoring goals. Wiktionary
Player nearest to the opposing soccer team. Wiktionary (translation)