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forwardness (n.)

1520s, "condition of being in advance," from forward + -ness. Meaning "presumptuousness" is from c. 1600. Old English foreweardness meant "a beginning."

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Definitions of forwardness

forwardness (n.)
offensive boldness and assertiveness;
Synonyms: bumptiousness / cockiness / pushiness
forwardness (n.)
an advanced stage;
the arts are in no kind of forwardness in this matter
the forwardness of the harvest this year
forwardness (n.)
prompt willingness;
he tried to explain his forwardness in battle
Synonyms: readiness / eagerness / zeal
From wordnet.princeton.edu