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English definition of “-ward”


suffix     /-wəd/ US  /-wɚd/
towards the stated place or direction : At least we're homeward bound .Describing movement towards -wards     /-wədz/ US  /-wɚdz/ suffix Take a couple of steps backwards / forwards .Describing movement towards
(Definition of -ward suffix from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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