- Also sky·wards. toward the sky.
- directed toward the sky.
Origin of skyward
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Examples from the Web for skyward
She was thinking, 'Skyward's in Bond Street used to have lovely lace.The Country House
The skyward lift is only to be found in the Gothic; it is of the very spirit of the race.Rodin: The Man and his Art
And even the women she met unconsciously assisted her skyward.We Can't Have Everything
In his desperation he cocked the weapon, and pointing it skyward pulled the trigger.Jack North's Treasure Hunt
We did not know how soon the lightning might send us all skyward.The Story of a Strange Career
- directed or moving towards the sky
- Also: skywards towards the sky
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