[out-werd] /ˈaʊt wərd/
proceeding or directed toward the outside or exterior, or away from a central point:
the outward flow of gold; the outward part of a voyage.
pertaining to or being what is seen or apparent, as distinguished from the underlying nature, facts, etc.; pertaining to surface qualities only; superficial:
belonging or pertaining to external actions or appearances, as opposed to inner feelings, mental states, etc.:
an outward show of grief.
that lies toward the outside; that is on the outer side; exterior:
an outward court.
of or relating to the outside, outer surface, or exterior:
to make repairs on the outward walls of a house.
pertaining to the outside of the body; external.
pertaining to the body, as opposed to the mind or spirit.
belonging or pertaining to what is external to oneself:
that which is external; the external or material world.
adverb, Also, outwards
toward the outside; out.
visibly expressing one’s inner feelings, mental state, etc.
away from port:
a ship bound outward.
Obsolete. on the outside; externally.
towards the outside; out
of or relating to what is apparent or superficial
of or relating to the outside of the body
belonging or relating to the external, as opposed to the mental, spiritual, or inherent
of, relating to, or directed towards the outside or exterior
(of a ship, part of a voyage, etc) leaving for a particular destination
the outward man
(of a ship) away from port
a variant of outwards
the outward part; exterior
Old English utweard “toward the outside, external” (of an enclosure, surface, etc.), earlier utanweard, from ute, utan “outside” (from ut; see out) + -weard (see -ward). Of persons, in reference to the external appearance (usually opposed to inner feelings), it is attested from c.1500. Also as an adverb in Old English (utaword). Outward-bound “directed on a course out from home port” is first recorded c.1600; with capital initials, it refers to a sea school founded in 1941. Related: Outwardly; outwardness.
[out-wosh, -wawsh] /ˈaʊtˌwɒʃ, -ˌwɔʃ/ noun, Geology. 1. the material, chiefly sand or gravel, deposited by meltwater streams in front of a glacier. /ˈaʊtˌwɒʃ/ noun 1. a mass of gravel, sand, etc, carried and deposited by the water derived from melting glaciers
noun 1. Geology. a broad, sloping landform built of coalesced deposits of outwash.
[out-woch] /ˌaʊtˈwɒtʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to outdo or surpass in . 2. to , or maintain a vigil, until the end of: The mourners had outwatched the night.
[out-wair] /ˌaʊtˈwɛər/ verb (used with object), outwore, outworn, outwearing. 1. to or last longer than; outlast: a well-made product that outwears its competition. 2. to exhaust in strength or endurance: The daily toil had soon outworn him. 3. to outlive or outgrow: Perhaps he will outwear those eccentricities. 4. to out; destroy by : A […]