"I've spent time building bridges to all factions in that debate, trying to work tow ard compromise," he said.
Then we lowered a boat, and made an examination of the ship for'ard.
I don't like to have you go for'ard there among those cattle, Mayo.
"You'll find 'er a little 'ard, sir," remarked the steersman as he turned over the wheel to Madden.
In a minute she is snug in her stall "for'ard," just by the cook's galley.
For'ard, Hermann and the crew were heaving in and straightening out the tangle of anchors.
"So is Morrison, and so am I," said the mate, as he rose to go for'ard again.
With that Mr. Bad Elephant seized 'im with 'is trunk and flung 'im pretty 'ard into the bush and walked on.
"Take him to the for'ard deck-house," snarled Hendry viciously.
And then Dick give me a thrashin', he did, but I never 'ollered or made a row, tho' he hit pretty 'ard.
also -art, from Old French -ard, -art, from German -hard, -hart "hardy," forming the second element in many personal names, often used as an intensifier, but in Middle High German and Dutch used as a pejorative element in common nouns, and thus passing into Middle English in bastard, coward, blaffard ("one who stammers"), etc. It thus became a living element in English, e.g. buzzard, drunkard.
descent, a grandson of Benjamin (Num. 26:38-40). In 1 Chr. 8:3 he is called Addar. His descendants are mentioned in Num. 26:40.