1. An attacking player in football, hockey, or other sports.
2. Agreements to trade specified assets, typically currency, at a specified price at a certain future date.
3. Send (a letter or email) on to a further destination.
4. Help to advance (something); promote.
5. Directed or facing towards the front or the direction that one is facing or travelling.
6. Relating to the future.
7. In the direction that one is facing or travelling; towards the front.
8. Onward so as to make progress.
Most glaciers have been retreating rather than flowing forward.