rearward (defs 2, 3).
(Josh. 6:9), the troops in the rear of an army on the march, the rear-guard. This word is a corruption of the French arriere-garde. During the wilderness march the tribe of Dan formed the rear-guard (Num. 10:25; comp. 1 Sam. 29:2; Isa. 52:12; 58:8).
verb (used without object), rose, risen [riz-uh n] /ˈrɪz ən/ (Show IPA), rising. 1. to get up from a lying, sitting, or kneeling posture; assume an upright position: She rose and walked over to greet me. With great effort he rose to his knees. 2. to get up from bed, especially to begin the day […]
verb (used without object) 1. to move along a surface by revolving or turning over and over, as a ball or a wheel. 2. to move or be moved on wheels, as a vehicle or its occupants. 3. to flow or advance in a stream or with an undulating motion, as water, waves, or smoke. […]
noun, plural roofs. 1. the external upper covering of a house or other building. 2. a frame for supporting this: an open-timbered roof. 3. the highest part or summit: The Himalayas are the roof of the world. 4. something that in form or position resembles the roof of a house, as the top of a […]
noun 1. a course, way, or road for passage or travel: What’s the shortest route to Boston? 2. a customary or regular line of passage or travel: a ship on the North Atlantic route. 3. a specific itinerary, round, or number of stops regularly visited by a person in the performance of his or her […]