homeward

[ hohm-werd ]
/ ˈhoʊm wərd /

adverb

Also home·wards. toward home.

adjective

directed toward home: his homeward way.

Origin of homeward

before 900; Middle English homward, Old English hāmweard. See home, -ward
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British Dictionary definitions for homeward

homeward
/ (ˈhəʊmwəd) /

adjective

directed or going home
(of a ship, part of a voyage, etc) returning to the home port

adverb Also: homewards

towards home
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