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inwards


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inward  \In"ward\,  Inwards  \In"wards\,  adv  [AS.  inweard.  The 
  ending  -s  is  prop.  a  genitive  ending.  See  {Inward},  a., 
  {-wards}.] 
  1.  Toward  the  inside;  toward  the  center  or  interior;  as  to 
  bend  a  thing  inward. 
 
  2.  Into  or  toward,  the  mind  or  thoughts;  inwardly;  as  to 
  turn  the  attention  inward. 
 
  So  much  the  rather,  thou  Celestial  Light,  Shine 
  inward.  --Milton. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Inwards  \In"wards\,  adv 
  See  {Inward}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  inwards 
  adv  1:  to  or  toward  the  inside  of  "come  in";  "smash  in  the  door" 
  [syn:  {in},  {inward}] 
  2:  toward  the  center  or  interior;  "move  the  needle  further 
  inwards!"  [syn:  {inward}]  [ant:  {outward}] 




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