Associations to the word «Outward»


OUTWARD, adjective. Outer; located towards the outside
OUTWARD, adjective. Visible, noticeable
OUTWARD, adjective. Tending to the exterior or outside.
OUTWARD, adjective. (obsolete) Foreign; not civil or intestine.
OUTWARD, adverb. Towards the outside; away from the centre. [from 10thc.]
OUTWARD, adverb. (obsolete) Outwardly, in outer appearances; publicly. [14th-17thc.]
OUTWARD, verb. (obsolete) (rare) To ward off; to keep out.

Dictionary definition

OUTWARD, adverb. Toward the outside; "move the needle further outward!".
OUTWARD, adjective. Relating to physical reality rather than with thoughts or the mind; "a concern with outward beauty rather than with inward reflections".
OUTWARD, adjective. That is going out or leaving; "the departing train"; "an outward journey"; "outward-bound ships".

Wise words

Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon absolute truth.
Friedrich Nietzsche