hitherward
adverb Date: before 12th century hither

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Hitherward — Hith er*ward, adv. [AS. hiderweard.] Toward this place; hither. [1913 Webster] Marching hitherward in proud array. Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hitherward — [hith′ərwərd] adv. [OE hiderweard: see WARD] Rare toward this place; hither: also hitherwards …   English World dictionary

  • hitherward — adverb Toward this place Happiness, unhappiness: all that was but the wages thou hadst; thou hast spent all that, in sustaining thyself hitherward; not a coin of it remains with thee, it is all spent, eaten: and now thy work, where is thy work? …   Wiktionary

  • hitherward — /hidh euhr weuhrd/, adv. hither. Also, hitherwards. [bef. 1100; ME, OE hiderward. See HITHER, WARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • hitherward — adv. RG. 505 …   Oldest English Words

  • hitherward — adverb archaic to or towards this place …   English new terms dictionary

  • hitherward — ad. This way, toward this place …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • hitherward — hith·er·ward …   English syllables

  • hitherward — adv. archaic in this direction …   Useful english dictionary

  • Came — Come Come, v. i. [imp. {Came}; p. p. {Come}; p. pr & vb. n. {Coming}.] [OE. cumen, comen, AS. cuman; akin to OS.kuman, D. komen, OHG. queman, G. kommen, Icel. koma, Sw. komma, Dan. komme, Goth. giman, L. venire (gvenire), Gr. ? to go, Skr. gam.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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