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EtymologyEdit

From westward +‎ -ly.

PronunciationEdit

AdjectiveEdit

westwardly (comparative more westwardly, superlative most westwardly)

  1. Blowing from the west (of wind).
  2. Situated in or moving towards the west.

AdverbEdit

westwardly (comparative more westwardly, superlative most westwardly)

  1. In a westward direction.
    • 1834, David Crockett, A Narrative of the Life of, Nebraska 1987, p. 38:
      He was going westwardly, and very kindly enquired of me where I was travelling?