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flash-forward

[flash-fawr-werd] /ˈflæʃˈfɔr wərd/
noun
1.
a device in the narrative of a motion picture, novel, etc., by which a future event or scene is inserted into the chronological structure of the work.
2.
an event or scene so inserted.
Origin
1945-1950
1945-50; flash + forward, on the model of flashback
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flashforward

noun

A scene or passage in a novel, movie, etc, that depicts events later than those of the main time frame (1949+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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