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Meaning of WESTWARD

Pronunciation:  'westwurd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  toward the west; "they traveled westward toward the setting sun"
  2. [adj]  moving toward the west; "westbound pioneers"
 

WESTWARD is a 8 letter word that starts with W.

 

 Synonyms: west, westbound, westerly, westwards
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \West"ward\, Westwards \West"wards\, adv. [AS.
    westweard. See {West}, and {-ward}. ]
    Toward the west; as, to ride or sail westward.
    
          Westward the course of empire takes its way.
                                                   --Berkeley.
    
    
  2. \West"ward\, a.
    Lying toward the west.
    
          Yond same star that's westward from the pole. --Shak.
    
    
  3. \West"ward\, n.
    The western region or countries; the west.
    
    
 
Easton Bible Dictionary
 
 Definition: 

sea-ward, i.e., toward the Mediterranean (Deut. 3:27).

 

 

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