OTHER WORDS FROM outwardout·ward·ness, noun
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There are concepts for rollable display smartphones, outward-folding displays like the Huawei Mate X, and tri-folding smartphones that fold up like a wallet or a brochure.Samsung’s reportedly ready to supply foldable displays to rival companies|Ron Amadeo|January 27, 2021|Ars Technica
Bubbles also change rapidly — their walls approach the speed of light as they fly outward — and feature quantum mechanical randomness and waviness.Physicists Study How Universes Might Bubble Up and Collide|Charlie Wood|January 25, 2021|Quanta Magazine
In order for the shock wave to become an explosion, it must be driven outward with enough energy to escape the pull of the star’s gravity.
The person also had a cellphone mounted on his chest with the camera facing outward.Here are some of the people charged since a mob breached the Capitol|Washington Post Staff|January 15, 2021|Washington Post
Starting near Neptune’s orbit and extending outward from there, these frozen objects have been doing their own thing for eons, blind to most planetary drama.Neptune’s bumpy childhood could reveal our solar system’s missing planets|Charlie Wood|January 8, 2021|Popular-Science
But other groups are still, by all outward appearances, more entrenched.
Chinese citizenry look outward too, but the relationship is often commercial, not cultural.Chinese Tourists Are Taking Hong Kong Protest Selfies|Brendon Hong|October 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
We may be beset by deep political divisions, but the moderate, outward-looking center is large; not a fringe section of society.Beirut Letter: In Lebanon, Fighting ISIS With Culture and Satire|Kim Ghattas|September 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A 36-story tower designed by Rafael Vinoly nicknamed the “walkie-talkie” curves outward as it rises, ungainly and jarring.Imagining Prince Charles as King Makes All of Britain Wish They Could Leave Like Scotland|Clive Irving|September 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For such a source of outward joy to crumble so violently, what the hell happened?
He saw with evident pleasure the outward and visible signs of the old earl's immense wealth.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
She was not accustomed to an outward and spoken expression of affection, either in herself or in others.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
A burst of indignation within seemed to do more for him than the outward buffetings.The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
Both of the orator's hands swung upward and outward, and he looked intently at the ceiling.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
There was acute disharmony in the room, where a little time before there had been at least an outward show of harmony.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
British Dictionary definitions for outward
- the body as opposed to the soul
- facetious clothing