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rightward

[rahyt-werd]
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adverb
  1. Also right·wards. toward or on the right.
adjective
  1. situated on the right.
  2. directed toward the right.

Origin of rightward

First recorded in 1805–15; right + -ward
Related formsright·ward·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for rightwards

Historical Examples

  • Then he tried the same experiment on her left eye, rightwards, with the same result.

    The Martian

    George Du Maurier


British Dictionary definitions for rightwards

rightwards

rightward

adverb
  1. towards or on the right

rightward

adjective
  1. situated on or directed towards the right
adverb
  1. a variant of rightwards
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