onward

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

on +‎ -ward

PronunciationEdit

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AdjectiveEdit

onward (comparative more onward, superlative most onward)

  1. Moving forward.
    There was an onward rush as the gates opened
  2. Advanced in a forward direction or toward an end.
    • Sir Philip Sidney
      Within a while, Philoxenus came to see how onward the fruits were of his friend's labour.

AdverbEdit

onward (not comparable)

  1. In a forward direction.
    Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war...

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Last modified on 2 April 2014, at 22:32