from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Concerned with or making provision for the future: forward-looking educators; a forward-looking corporate plan.
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- adj. Having an interest in the future, and planning for it
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. planning for the future; concerned primarily with the future; -- contrasted with conern for the immediate present or reacting to past events.
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- adj. ahead of the times
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