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as in rear
being at or in the part of something opposite the front part got rearward quarters aboard the ship

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as in backward
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

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rearward

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adverb

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rearward

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noun

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“Rearward.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rearward. Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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