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westward

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adverb or adjective west·ward \ˈwes-twərd\

Definition of westward

  1. :  toward the west

westwards

play \-twərdz\ adverb

Before 12th Century

First Known Use of westward

before 12th century


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westward

noun west·ward

Definition of westward

  1. :  westward direction or part sail to the westward

Circa 1596

First Known Use of westward

circa 1596


WESTWARD Defined for English Language Learners

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westward

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adverb or adjective west·ward \ˈwes-twərd\

Definition of westward for English Language Learners

  • : toward the west


WESTWARD Defined for Kids

westward

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adverb or adjective west·ward \ˈwest-wərd\

Definition of westward for Students

  1. :  toward the west Settlers moved westward.


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