Forward and Promote


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Forward verb – To help the growth or development of.
Usage example: their foundation will help forward better relations between young people from those warring nations

Promote is a synonym for forward in advance topic. In some cases you can use "Promote" instead the word "Forward" as a verb or an adjective, when it comes to topics like profession, aid, further. popular alternative
Nearby Words: forwards, forwarded, forwardness, forwarding, forwarder
Synonyms for Forward


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Promote verb – To move higher in rank or position.
Usage example: the navy promoted her to captain for her record of outstanding performance

Forward is a synonym for promote in help topic. You can use "Forward" instead the word "Promote" as a verb or a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as encourage, profession, advance. popular alternative
Nearby Words: promotion, promoter, promoting, promo, promotional
Synonyms for Promote

Common collocations

work forward work promote work
career forward career promote career
cause forward cause promote cause
message forward message promote message
Other nouns: film, agenda, toys.

Both words in one sentence

  • The Lances (香) (each player starts with two) can move any number of spaces forward, and must promote to Gold General when they reach row 9.
  • Web Video / Classic Game Room Though it gained something of a cult fan base, it was a bit too ahead of its time (most internet connections were still on dial-up) and folded in 2000.Fast forward to 2007: Mark Bussler uploads a few episodes on a little site known as YouTube to promote a DVD documentary about the show.
  • That said, a 90 minute 5-part web series titled Halo 4: Forward Unto Dawn was released to promote the release of Halo 4, and another one titled Halo: Nightfall was released to promote The Master Chief Collection and Halo 5: Guardians.
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Promote or Forward. 2016. Accessed January 24, 2022.

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