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astern

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of astern

  1. near, toward, or in the stern of a ship or the tail of an aircraft <if you turn around and look astern, you'll see dolphins following the boat> Synonyms abaft, aft, sternward (or sternwards)Related Words after, back, backward (or backwards), behind, posteriorly, rearward (also rearwards)Near Antonyms anteriorly; ahead, beforeAntonyms fore, forward




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of, relating to, or near a shore

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