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Upward

The Bible

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Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: No
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: No
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Upward

UP'WARD, adjective [up and ward, Latin versus.]

Directed to a higher place; as with upward eye; with upward speed.

UP'WARD, noun The top. [Not in use.]


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Upwards

UP'WARDS, adverb

1. Toward a higher place; opposed to downward.

Upward I lift my eye.

2. Toward heaven and God.

Looking inward, we are struck dumb; looking upward, we speak and prevail.

3. With respect to the higher part.

Upward man, downward fish.

4. More than, indefinitely. upwards of ten years have elapsed; upwards of a hundred men were present.

5. Toward the source. Trace the stream upwards

And trace the muses upwards to their spring.