adverb Also out·wards.
Words nearby outward
OTHER WORDS FROM outwardout·ward·ness, noun
Examples from the Web for outwards
Whiskers rather long, directed backwards and outwards, hiding the ears in front.A Hand-book to the Primates, Volume 2 (of 2)|Henry O. Forbes
As it opened into the gallery, that is to say, outwards, I could not see what was passing in the room behind the door.The Mystery of the Yellow Room|Gaston Leroux
The eye on the affected side cannot be closed, and on making the attempt the eyeball rolls upwards and outwards.
Her head was thus kept up to the wind, while there was no sufficient check to her drift astern and outwards towards the Goodwins.Heroes of the Goodwin Sands|Thomas Stanley Treanor
The windows were French, double in winter, opening both inwards and outwards, with sliding panes for ventilation.Reminiscences of a Canadian Pioneer for the last Fifty Years|Samuel Thompson
British Dictionary definitions for outwards (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for outwards (2 of 2)
- the body as opposed to the soul
- facetious clothing