onward

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Etymology[edit]

on +‎ -ward

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onward (comparative more onward, superlative most onward)

  1. Moving forward.
    There was an onward rush as the gates opened
  2. Advanced in a forward direction or toward an end.
    • Sir Philip Sidney
      Within a while, Philoxenus came to see how onward the fruits were of his friend's labour.

Adverb[edit]

onward (not comparable)

  1. In a forward direction.
    Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war...

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