Definitions for onward
ˈɒn wərd, ˈɔn-on·ward
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word onward.
forth, forward, onwardadverb
forward in time or order or degree
"from that time forth"; "from the sixth century onward"
ahead, onward, onwards, forward, forwards, forraderadverb
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"
In a forward direction.
Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war...
There was an onward rush as the gates opened
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
Etymology: ondweard , Saxon.
When you went onward on this ended action,
I look’d upon her with a soldier’s eye. William Shakespeare.
Satan was now at hand, and from his seat
The monster moving onward came as fast,
With horrid strides. John Milton, Par. Lost, b. ii.
Him thro’ the spicy forest onward come
Adam discern’d, as in the door he sat
Of his cool bow’r. John Milton, Paradise Lost, b. v.
Not one looks backward, onward still he goes,
Yet ne’er looks forward farther than his nose. Alexander Pope.
Philoxenus came to see how onward the fruits were of his friends labour. Philip Sidney.
You are already so far onward of your way, that you have forsaken the imitation of ordinary converse. Dryden.
A little onward lend thy guiding hand
To these dark steps, a little farther on. John Milton.
Onward generally refers to movement in a forward direction or towards a place or point in time. It implies progression or continuation of a certain action, suggesting a direction that is ahead or in advance. This term can be used in a literal sense, such as physical movement, or in a metaphorical sense, such as a reference to the future or further development.
Onward is a town in Tipton Township, Cass County, Indiana, United States. The population was 100 at the 2010 census.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
on′ward, adj. going on: advancing: advanced.—adv. (also On′wards) toward a point on or in front: forward.
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
Toward the point before or in front; forward; as, to move onward.
Song lyrics by onward -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by onward on the Lyrics.com website.
The numerical value of onward in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of onward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize.
Having the ultrasound on the fridge, baby pictures from the womb onward, is extremely compelling for millennials and shows the humanity of the child from the beginning.
Aubrey loved the phrase 'onward and upward' and that epitomizes what has happened to Oklahoma City. Let's take time to reflect on how many lives he had affected, (This) is a special opportunity to recognize a special individual, a fallen athlete and someone who has made a tremendous impact on our city.
The world owes all its onward impulses to men ill at ease. The happy man inevitably confines himself within ancient limits.
A number of the things that the Ukrainians requested are not readily available unless the U.S. were to license onward export.
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- إلى الأمامArabic
- προς τα εμπρόςGreek
- para adelanteSpanish
- eteenpäin, eespäinFinnish
- en avantFrench
- előre, előrehaladó, továbbHungarian
- in poi, in avantiItalian
- [[a partir de]] [[agora]], [[para]] [[diante]]Portuguese
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