thitherward

adverb
thith·​er·​ward | \ ˈthi-t͟hər-wərd How to pronounce thitherward (audio) , ˈt͟hi- \
variants: or less commonly thitherwards \ ˈthi-​t͟hər-​wərdz How to pronounce thitherwards (audio) , ˈt͟hi-​ \

Definition of thitherward

: toward that place : thither

First Known Use of thitherward

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Thitherward.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thitherward. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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