call forwarding

Definitions

  • Knave called forward
    Knave called forward
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n call forwarding lets you transfer your incoming calls to any telephone that you can dial direct
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Usage

In literature:

Demosthenes could never deliver any such proof of himself, because he never bare any office, nor was called forward.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Restricted to prose. Volume I (of X) - Greece" by Various
Whiteside was not in when Tarling called, and the sergeant on duty in the little office by the main door hurried forward.
"The Daffodil Mystery" by Edgar Wallace
The moment the ladder was fixed father turned round and called to us to come forward, but we all hung back silent and trembling.
"The Heart of Una Sackville" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
My lads, I have a call to Winchester to-morrow, you'd best tarry the night here at Silkstede Grange, and fare forward with me.
"The Armourer's Prentices" by Charlotte M. Yonge
Hurrying forward to where the men were dozing, smoking, and thinking, he signed to those who noticed his approach, and called to the others.
"Fitz the Filibuster" by George Manville Fenn
While he was speaking, another black popped his head out from behind the bushes, when the other called to him, and he came forward.
"Adventures in Australia" by W.H.G. Kingston
True, who was ahead of us, darted forward, and, had I not called him back, would have seized the creature.
"On the Banks of the Amazon" by W.H.G. Kingston
Here he was well received and was sent forward to a place called Shar, seventeen days' journey from Dahomey.
"Great African Travellers" by W.H.G. Kingston
Denis was about to dash forward, when Gozo called to him and advised him to make a circuit so as to come upon the herd on the lee side.
"Hendricks the Hunter" by W.H.G. Kingston
Lady Rogers called up Tom, who had been watching her and the Admiral from a distant part of the room, guessing what was going forward.
"The Three Lieutenants" by W.H.G. Kingston
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In poetry:

Thus I; faltering forward,
Leaves around me falling,
Wind oozing thin through the thorn from norward,
And the woman calling.
"The Voice" by Thomas Hardy
Shackled millions call on you:
"To yourselves and God be true:"
There 's a vast work yet to do!
Forward, brothers, put it through!
"The Doom Of Slavery" by Alfred Gibbs Campbell
A dismal fog-hoarse siren howls at dawn.
I watch the man it calls for, pushed and drawn
Backwards and forwards, helpless as a pawn.
But I'm lazy, and his work's crazy.
"The Calls [unfinished]" by Wilfred Owen
Bounding, as was her wont, she came
Right towards his resting-place,
And stretched her hand and called his name
With that sweet smiling face.
Forward with fixed and eager eyes,
The hunter leaned in act to rise:
"The Hunter's Vision" by William Cullen Bryant
It was that of the noble La Tour d'Auvergne,
The first Grenadier of France, heroic and stern;
And always at roll call the oldest sergeant stepped forward a pace,
And loudly cried, "Died on the field of battle," then fell back into his place.
"The First Grenadier of France" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Jonathan Westin, organizing director at New York Communities for Change, a community group that is playing a central role in the effort, said hundreds of workers had already voiced support for the campaign, called Fast Food Forward.
The campaign, called " Fast Food Forward," seeks to roughly double hourly pay to $15 an hour and is being billed as the largest attempt to unionize US fast-food workers.
The campaign called Fast Food Forward is demanding a $15-an-hour wage and the right to join a union.
She's happy to call mid-Michigan home and is looking forward to becoming more involved in the community.
Last year, Alberta MP Leon Benoit brought forward a private member's bill on fetal homicide which called for the killer of a pregnant woman to be charged with killing two people.
It's called the 5-5-5 campaign, and stands for the five facets of the complex, five years of operation, and the five month effort to raise the money needed to move forward with the project.
A day after both goalies were called up to the AHL, Binghampton took forward Mike Bartlett.
The next morning, Alderson called the contract "symbolic" of the franchise 's forward trajectory.
A member of Gwinnett's Senate delegation is calling on Gov Nathan Deal to move forward with the creation of a state health care exchange.
The compact says nothing about amnesty or citizenship, although it does call for "path forward" for illegal immigrants .
WHEN Andrew Rosenthal, the editorial page editor, phoned to congratulate me on my appointment as public editor, he closed the call with a quip: "I look forward to you trashing me.".
PepsiCo Inc on Sept 24 announced an open call for young entrepreneurs and forward-thinking university students in Brazil to submit business ideas for its digital incubator program PepsiCo10.
However, on a conference call with reporters two days after the election, top campaign advisers said they had plans to talk to supporters before taking any steps forward with the Obama campaign machine.
The news that the nation's unemployment rate fell below 8 percent for the first time in nearly four years comes as a boost to the president, who called it a sign that the economy is "moving forward again".
Former Duke forward Lance Thomas of New Jersey is being sued for the remaining balance of a near $100,000 jewelry tab, calling into question potential NCAA violations for the Blue Devils.
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In science:

The new proposal we have put forward , called consistent discretization is that, in order to make the discrete equations consistent, the lapse and the shift need to be considered as some of the variables to be solved for.
Canonical quantum gravity and consistent discretizations
The main ingredients of this model are the so-called unintegrated off-forward gluon distributions in the proton, which are a source of uncertainty .
Sensitivity to the Standard Model Higgs Boson in Exclusive Double Diffraction
This is used to put forward a tentative, limited formulation of the strong cosmic censorship principle inside black holes —once called dark stars.
Strong cosmic censorship: the role of nearly extreme nonrotating black holes
However, a general initial data contains both positive and negative peakons, as in the so called peakon-antipeakon interaction: one positive peakon with strength p, centered in −q , moves forward and one negative anti-peakon in q , with strength p moves backward.
Conservative solution of the Camassa Holm Equation on the real line
An interesting step forward has occured a short time ago: the so called ”ruby scale” which is used in nearly all measurements in DACs has been corrected, and the validity of this modification tested to P ≤ 100 GPa,T ≤ 850 K .
Basic notions of dense matter physics: applications to astronomy
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