earthwards

earthward

/ (ˈɜːθwədz) /

adverb

towards the earth
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Example sentences from the Web for earthwards

  • That doubtful wind keeps yours suspended in a graceful minuet; its pace is accelerated—but earthwards!

    The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
  • I turned to get the sheds beneath me, and three foot-treads sent as many bombs chasing each other earthwards.

    The Sequel|George A. Taylor