outward definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, situated on, or moving toward the exterior or outside; exterior.
    • concerning the actual self: a problem with outward beauty rather than with inward reflections.
    • solely external; trivial: outward composure.
    • external; situated towards the external
    • noticeable, obvious
    • creating the shallow component; exterior; exterior; -- in opposition to inwards.
    • Of or regarding the exterior area or even what exactly is additional; manifest; general public.
    • international; maybe not municipal or intestine.
    • looking after the exterior or outside.
    • which venturing out or making
    • associated with physical truth without with thoughts or the brain
  • adverb:
    • Toward the outside; away from a central point.
    • Archaic On the outside; externally.
    • from inside part; in a direction through the inside toward the outside; out; to your outside; past; down; away.
    • toward the surface
  • noun:
    • The material or exterior globe: "There is nothing here,/Which, from the outward towards the inward introduced,/Molded thy child thought” ( Tennyson).
    • exterior kind; outside.
    • outside kind; additional appearance; the exterior.
    • what is without; the external or objective world.
    • A ward in a separate wing or building attached with a hospital.
    • A ward of a town or town not in the initial limitations of borough.
  • others:
    • To or toward the surface; away from some point in the interior of a space or body to at least one beyond its limits; forth; external.
    • from slot: since, a ship bound outward.
    • to be able to be external or visible; aside.
    • on the outside of; outwardly; externally; thus, visibly; evidently; apparently; superficially.
    • Directed toward the exterior or outside.
    • Of or regarding the outside or external; external; external; extrinsic; formal: opposed to inward: since, mere outward change.
    • Beyond the restrictions or boundaries; thus, foreign.
    • In theology, carnal; fleshly; not religious: as, the outward guy.
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