What does eastward mean?

Definitions for eastward
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. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Alex Lamers:

    We're seeing the potential for a freeze all the way down to the central Gulf Coast region, from Texas eastward, that is several weeks earlier than the average first freeze for the region, and that could have an impact on crops.

  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. Kyle Thiem:

    For Georgia, we're expecting two possible waves of activity : The first will be in the afternoon on Sunday as a warm front moves through the area, the second wave of storms will likely come through overnight as the main system moves eastward.

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