Definitions for outward
relating to physical reality rather than with thoughts or the mind
"a concern with outward beauty rather than with inward reflections"
outbound, outward, outward-bound(adverb)
that is going out or leaving
"the departing train"; "an outward journey"; "outward-bound ships"
toward the outside
"move the needle further outward!"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
The community showed little outward reaction to the news.
the outward expansion of the city; an outward-looking foreign policy
out or away from an original location
The ripples on the pond moved outward.
Towards the outside; away from the centre.
We are outward bound.
Outwardly, in outer appearances; publicly.
outer; located towards the outside
By all outward indications, he's a normal happy child, but if you talk to him, you will soon realize he has some psychological problems.
Translations for outward
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
on or towards the outside; able to be seen
Judging by his outward appearance, he's not very rich; no outward sign of unhappiness.
- ظاهِري، مَرْئيArabic
- exteriorPortuguese (BR)
- εξωτερικός, που φαίνεταιGreek
- بیرونی؛ سطحیFarsi
- (vers l')extérieurFrench
- ytri, yfirborðs-Icelandic
- išorinis, išviršinis, matomas, pastebimasLithuanian
- ytre, utvendigNorwegian
- بیرونی؛ سطحیPersian
- (din) exteriorRomanian
- наружный, внешнийRussian
- yttre, utvändigSwedish
- dışa doğru, dışarıyaTurkish
- 外面的，向外的Chinese (Trad.)
- зовнішній; поверхневийUkrainian
- vẻ bên ngoàiiVietnamese
- 外面的，向外的Chinese (Simp.)
Get even more translations for outward »
Find a translation for the outward definition in other languages:
Select another language: