How to use Come-forward in a sentence
He got pushy on the phone—wanted to come forward himself.
Why didn't you and your brother come forward after your uncle was killed?
The third course ended in the following uncompromising terms - " In the name of the Past and of the Future, the servants of Humanity - both its philosophical and its practical servants - come forward to claim as their due the general direction of this world.
He grew less than ever willing to come forward and face the world; his health became "variable and his spirits indifferent."
As England withdrew from her alliance with Louis XIV., the other powers of Europe, frightened by the growth of the aggressive French power, began to come forward to the support of Holland.Advertisement
Medical men have come forward in increasing numbers for missionary service, and medical missions are now regarded as a very important branch of the work of evangelization.
Meanwhile, the elector of Bavaria had come forward and disputed Maria Theresas right to the succession, and the elector of Saxony had also put in a -.
They thus seemed to come forward in the character of exponents rather than critics of the Western belief in God, freedom and immortality.
His connexion with Sicily led him to come forward in 70 B.C., when curule-aedile elect, to prosecute Gaius Verres, who had oppressed the island for three years.
And when in the third book Priam asks Helen about the Greek captains, or when in the seventh book nine champions come forward to contend with Hector, the want of the greatest hero of all is sufficiently felt.Advertisement
Attacked by Barlaam, the famous monk of Calabria, he was with difficulty persuaded to come forward and meet him in a war of words, in which Barlaam was worsted.
It was not until after the arrival of Lord Roberts and Lord Kitchener at Cape Town on the 10th of January 1900 that these invaluable, and many of them experienced, men were freely invited to come forward.
In the Salvation Army people are continually invited to come forward to the "penitent form," and admissions of past evil living are publicly made.
He got pushy on the phoneâ€”wanted to come forward himself.
So is the fact that, even so, many important ecclesiastics and religious houses did not come forward.Advertisement
But his failings of mind were exacerbated by his bodily infirmities; he grew more and more whimsical and capricious, morbidly suspicious and morbidly parsimonius; old friends were estranged or removed by death, and new friends did not come forward in their place.
The Parish Clerk may display a second notice inviting persons to come forward for consideration to fill the vacancy by co-option.
Bankruptcy allows a borrower to come forward and state that he or she is unable to make payments on the borrowed funds.
Bullying in the work place is gaining more attention as individuals come forward with their stories.
Members of the band have come forward in Ashlee's defense, claiming that she is "nothing short of awesome" and her relationship with Pete has in no way contributed to their lack of Grammy nods, calling the very thought "(expletive) absurd."Advertisement
Older sister Britney has wished Jamie Lynn well and reps for Nickelodeon have come forward with a statement saying that the network "respects" Jamie Lynn's decision and that their "primary concern right now is Jamie Lynn's well being."
As for Californication, the new season began at the end of September and the producers and staff at Showtime have publicly come forward in support of Duchovny with well wishes.
Though the child is now six years old, she's decided to come forward and sue the one-time-pop-star-turned-accused-pedophile for joint physical and legal custody as well as $1 billion.
If he was truly abusing her, why would she not come forward years ago when the abuse could actually be proven with, you know, physical evidence?
However, a notable exception does exist; if a home goes on the market and a family does not come forward to purchase it for a private residence, the home may still be auctioned off, this time as a property opened to all prospective buyers.Advertisement
Not much has come forward yet regarding the plot of the film but one of the film's taglines highlights that Thor learns how to be a true hero when the Asgard come to invade planet Earth.
Pearce Jr., who had come forward and told J.B.
Family members from both sides of the Gosselin/Kreider clans have come forward to express concern over the treatment of the Gosselin children.
When the child he told about the bones didn't come forward and report what he saw, Billy still felt wrong about the skeleton remaining undiscovered.
No, I'd have come forward before I'd let that happen.
Only once during this period did the young tsar come forward and assert his authority.
Early Christian writers assert that he proceeded to search out and to execute all descendants of David who might conceivably come forward as claimants of the vacant throne.