Synonyms and Antonyms of sternward
near, toward, or in the stern of a ship or the tail of an aircraft <a flight attendant hurried sternward to attend to the disturbance> Synonyms abaft, astern, aft (or sternwards)Related Words after, back, backward (or backwards), behind, posteriorly, rearward (also rearwards)Near Antonyms anteriorly; ahead, beforeAntonyms fore, forward
Variants of sternward
Learn More about sternward
Dictionary: Definition of sternward
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up sternward? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).