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or whith·er·wards

[hwith-er-werd, with-]
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adverb Archaic.
  1. toward what place; in what direction.
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Origin of whitherward

Middle English word dating back to 1150–1200; see origin at whither, -ward
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  1. archaic, or poetic in which direction
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