adverb Also on·wards.
Words nearby onward
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Examples from the Web for onwards
A thread of anxiety started its twist into my stomach as the bus wound ever onwards into the dense blackness of night.Two Chickens, an Old Guitar, and a Group of Strangers: A Life-Changing Feast in Brazil|Annabel Langbein|November 29, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But this will not mean that we drive ever onwards towards greater sexual freedom--rather, it will mean quite the reverse.Why Gay Marriage Will Win, and Sexual Freedom Will Lose|Megan McArdle|March 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
From the 80s onwards, after manufacturing collapsed, the inner cities were awash with hard drugs.
From 1690 onwards it had set steadily in its favour, and reached full flood on the day of Landen, in 1693.William the Third|H. D. Traill
He exhibited pictures at the Academy for some years from 1804, but from 1807 onwards devoted himself mainly to sculpture.
The railway embankment south of Pierquin Farm was fiercely disputed from September 18, 1914, onwards.
The boat lay becalmed upon the water; my strength, wounded as it was, could do little towards forcing her onwards.Wilson's Tales of the Borders and of Scotland|John Mackay Wilson
Thus the Prince of Orange manifested from 1571 onwards a desire that they should interrupt their communications with Spain.The Hansa Towns|Helen Zimmern