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Froward

 

a cape on the Brunswick Peninsula of Chile, on the Strait of Magellan. Its coordinates are 53° 54’ S lat. and 71° 18’ W long. Froward Cape is the southernmost point of the continent of South America (Cape Horn is part of an island).

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A Critical Edition of Joseph Swetnam's The Araignment of Lewd, Idle, Froward, and Unconstant Women (1615).
Such duty as the subject owes the prince, Even such, a woman oweth to her husband; And when she is froward, peevish, sullen, sour, And not obedient to his honest will, What is she but a foul contending rebel And graceless traitor to her loving lord?
Joseph Swemam, The Arraignment of Lewd, Idle, Froward and Unconstant Women, in Half Humankind: Contexts and Texts of the Controversy about Women in England, 1540-1640, ed.
The froward Brook; which, soon as he was box'd Within our Garden, found himself at once, As if by trick insidious and unkind, Stripp'd of his voice, and left to dimple down, Without an effort, and without a will, A channel paved by the hand of man.
Welsh desperately threw themselves forward but consistently let themselves down with sloppy errors when going froward in Moseley's half.
The Commission representative talked of being very much aware of the urgency to come froward with further steps.
The northernmost occurrence of the current distribution of the species in Chile was located at Rio Cato in the VIII Region, Fundo El Sauce and Hacienda Alico (36[degrees] 40' S, 71[degrees] 28' W), while the southernmost reached Cape Froward of the XII Region, in the Strait of Magellan (53[degrees] 50' S, 71[degrees] 7' W).
As on the contrary, if a man be proud, froward, passionate, what house is good enough?
She said: 'I've never been on a plane so I'm nervous about the seven-hour flight but it will be well worth it because this is a once-in-a-lifetime chance we're really looking froward to.
In the United States, where the use of the potential tax credits has been strictly regulated, businesses are allowed to make ample recourse to such means as nontaxable write-offs, loss deductions brought froward for banks, and refunds for banks to carry a loss back to a previous year.