adverb or adjective

riv·​er·​ward ˈri-vər-wərd How to pronounce riverward (audio)
variants or riverwards
: toward a river

Word History

First Known Use

1826, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of riverward was in 1826

Dictionary Entries Near riverward

Cite this Entry

“Riverward.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/riverward. Accessed 14 Apr. 2024.

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