adverb Also self·wards.
  1. in the direction of or toward oneself: a selfward-moving gesture.
  2. within oneself; inward: She turned her thoughts selfward.
  1. tending toward or directed at oneself.

Origin of selfward

First recorded in 1885–90; self + -ward
Related formsself·ward·ness, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018