Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FORWARD PASS

A forward pass, Carmine to Compton, laid the ball on the forty-eight yards.

They've got the snap-back and the forward pass down to perfection.

Phil gave the signal for a forward pass, and it was well executed.

An end run was blocked, a third forward pass was intercepted.

With a tackler at his heels he hurled a forward pass to Dave Powers.

A forward pass was completed, a second following in quick succession.

Two steps to the left, and he was poising it for a forward pass!

Naturally not every forward pass will be “pulled” from an ideal formation.

The forward pass out of bounds was ruled incompleted in 1915.

Andy heard the signal given for the forward pass, and felt relieved.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.