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outwards


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Outwards  \Out"wards\,  adv 
  See  {Outward},  adv 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Outward  \Out"ward\,  Outwards  \Out"wards\,  adv  [AS.  ?teweard. 
  See  {Out},  and  {-ward},  {-wards}.] 
  From  the  interior  part  in  a  direction  from  the  interior 
  toward  the  exterior;  out  to  the  outside;  beyond;  off  away 
  as  a  ship  bound  outward. 
 
  The  wrong  side  may  be  turned  outward.  --Shak. 
 
  Light  falling  on  them  is  not  reflected  outwards.  --Sir 
  I.  Newton. 
 
  {Outward  bound},  bound  in  an  outward  direction  or  to  foreign 
  parts  --  said  especially  of  vessels,  and  opposed  to 
  {homeward  bound}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  outwards 
  adv  :  toward  the  outside;  "move  the  needle  further  outward!"  [syn: 
  {outward}]  [ant:  {inward}] 




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