outwards

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle English outwardes, from Old English ūtweardes; equivalent to outward +‎ -s. Cognate with German auswärts.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈaʊtwɚdz/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈaʊtwədz/
  • (file)
  • (New Zealand) IPA(key): /ˈæotwɘdz/

AdverbEdit

outwards (comparative more outwards, superlative most outwards)

  1. From the interior toward the exterior; in an outward direction.
  2. (obsolete) Outwardly; (merely) on the surface.

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Middle EnglishEdit

AdverbEdit

outwards

  1. Alternative form of outwardes