- upward used 61 times.
- Included in Eastons: No
- Included in Hitchcocks: No
- Included in Naves: No
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- Included in Websters: Yes
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- Included in BDB: Yes
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.]
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.