ˈȯfwə(r)d also ˈäf-
variants or less commonly offwards
: off or away from something as to direction or position
specifically : off or away from the shore
the deck was canting offward

Word History


off entry 1 + -ward, -wards

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“Offward.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Jun. 2024.

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