What does Eastward mean?

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ˈist wərdEast·ward

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. east, due east, eastward, E(adj)

    the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees

  2. eastbound, eastward(adverb)

    moving toward the east

    "eastbound trains"

  3. eastward, eastwards(adverb)

    toward the east

    "they migrated eastward to Sweden"


  1. eastward(Noun)

    The direction or area lying to the east.

  2. eastward(Adverb)

    Towards the east.

  3. eastward(Adjective)

    Situated or directed towards the east.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Eastward(adverb)

    alt. of Eastwards

How to pronounce Eastward?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say Eastward in sign language?

  1. eastward


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Eastward in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Eastward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Eastward in a Sentence

  1. Randy Adkins:

    The storm is expected to create havoc over the central part of the country, then extend eastward into the Mid-Atlantic states.

  2. Bruce Sullivan:

    Higher amounts over the next two days will probably be across southern Indiana and Illinois and eastward through Ohio into western Pennsylvania, that's where it looks like the jackpot will be.

  3. Herman Melville, Moby Dick:

    Were this world an endless pain, and by sailing eastward we could forever reach new distances, and discover sights more sweet and strange than any Cyclades or Islands of King Solomon, then there were promise in the voyage.

  4. Harriet Hunnable:

    As demand for gold grows rapidly in China and the Far East markets, and physical bullion moves eastward, the world increasingly looks at market conditions and price signals in the biggest bullion trading hub in the region, Hong Kong.

  5. Chieftess Queen Quet:

    This is the landing point for over 40 % of all the African people enslaved in North America, it represents a place of pain ; it also represents a place of connection because we're standing at the shore and we're looking eastward -- we're looking back home, we're looking to our mother, the mother land, mother Africa.

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