outward-bound definition

  • adjective:
    • Headed down, as toward the open water: an outward-bound tanker.
    • going from a port or section. Opposite of inward-bound or inbound.
    • this is certainly going out or leaving
  • adverb:
    • certain in an outward course or to foreign components; -- stated especially of vessels, and against homeward bound.
  • others:
    • Proceeding from a port or nation: since, an outward-bound ship.

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