sunward

[ suhn-werd ]
/ ˈsʌn wərd /
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adverb

Also sun·wards. toward the sun.

adjective

directed toward the sun.

Nearby words

  1. suntan,
  2. suntanned,
  3. suntans,
  4. suntrap,
  5. sunup,
  6. sunwards,
  7. sunwise,
  8. sunyata,
  9. suo jure,
  10. suo loco

Origin of sunward

First recorded in 1605–15; sun + -ward

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British Dictionary definitions for sunward

sunward

/ (ˈsʌnwəd) /

adjective

directed or moving towards the sun

adverb

a variant of sunwards
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