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rearward

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of rearward

  1. 1 being at or in the part of something opposite the front part got rearward quarters aboard the ship Synonyms of rearward aft, after, hind, hinder, hindmost, posterior, rear, backWords Related to rearward dorsalNear Antonyms of rearward ventralAntonyms of rearward anterior, fore, forward, front, frontal

  2. 2 directed, turned, or done toward the back the tearful girl gave a rearward glance to her younger brother as she was being led down the street for her first day at school Synonyms of rearward backward, retrogradeWords Related to rearward reverse, reversed; aft, after, hind, posterior, rear; astern, sternforemostNear Antonyms of rearward forward


rearward

adverb
variants: also

rearwards

Synonyms and Antonyms of rearward

  1. toward the rear turned rearward for a moment, just for one final look at the haunting scene Synonyms of rearward back, backward (also rearwards)Words Related to rearward astern, sternforemost; anticlockwise [chiefly British], counterclockwise, left-handed, left-handedly, retrograde, reversely, widdershins (also withershins)Near Antonyms of rearward beforeAntonyms of rearward ahead, along, forth, forward, forwards, on, onward (also onwards)



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