westwardly

[ west-werd-lee ]
/ ˈwɛst wərd li /

adjective

having a westward direction or situation: the westwardly migration of the 1850s.

adverb

toward the west.

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Origin of westwardly

First recorded in 1510–20; westward + -ly
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