- Also sun·wards. toward the sun.
- directed toward the sun.
Origin of sunward
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Examples from the Web for sunward
The oxygen-planet to sunward showed again as a lighted crescent.The Aliens
Its aspect is sunward, its soil is good, its fences are in order.The Parables of Our Lord
Its sunward side is a dreary, sterile, hot and hostile desert.
Brulow's Comet was on the sunward swing, now, gaining speed under solar gravitation; but it still had a long ways to go.Comet's Burial
Raymond Zinke Gallun
But still the wing of the eagle drooped; the gathering storms baffled his sunward flight.America First
- directed or moving towards the sun
- a variant of sunwards
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