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What does onward mean?

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word onward.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forth, forward, onward(adverb)

    forward in time or order or degree

    "from that time forth"; "from the sixth century onward"

  2. ahead, onward, onwards, forward, forwards, forrader(adverb)

    in a forward direction

    "go ahead"; "the train moved ahead slowly"; "the boat lurched ahead"; "moved onward into the forest"; "they went slowly forward in the mud"

Wiktionary

  1. onward(Adverb)

    In a forward direction.

    Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war...

  2. onward(Adjective)

    Moving forward.

    There was an onward rush as the gates opened

Freebase

  1. Onward

    Onward is a town in Tipton Township, Cass County, Indiana, United States. The population was 100 at the 2010 census.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Onward

    on′ward, adj. going on: advancing: advanced.—adv. (also On′wards) toward a point on or in front: forward.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of onward in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of onward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Elizabeth Harrison:

    Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.

  2. Nathaniel Hawthorne:

    The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.

  3. Victoria Nuland:

    A number of the things that the Ukrainians requested are not readily available unless the U.S. were to license onward export.

  4. Chuck Carlson:

    You had marquee names with pretty good earnings, i'd love to say we're onward and upward from here but I don't think things work that way.

  5. Chuck Carlson:

    The market was overdue for a bounce. Perhaps we're getting that now, i'd love to say we're onward and upward from here but I don't think things work that way.

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