whitherward
adverb Date: 13th century archaic toward what or which place

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Whitherward — Whith er*ward, adv. In what direction; toward what or which place. R. of Brunne. [1913 Webster] Whitherward to turn for a good course of life was by no means too apparent. Carlyle. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • whitherward — [hwith′ər wərd, with′ər wərd] adv., conj. Archaic in what or which direction; where: used relatively or interrogatively …   English World dictionary

  • whitherward — /hwidh euhr weuhrd, widh /, adv. Archaic. toward what place; in what direction. Also, whitherwards. [1150 1200; ME; see WHITHER, WARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • whitherward — adverb In what direction; toward what or which place. Syn: whither …   Wiktionary

  • whitherward — toward what or which place Forthright s Forsoothery …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • whitherward — adv. 59 B …   Oldest English Words

  • whitherward — whith·er·ward …   English syllables

  • whitherward — /ˈwɪðəwəd/ (say widhuhwuhd) adverb Archaic towards what place; in what direction. Also, whitherwards …   Australian English dictionary

  • whitherward — …   Useful english dictionary

  • whith|er|wards — «HWIHTH uhr wuhrdz», adverb. = whitherward. (Cf. ↑whitherward) …   Useful english dictionary

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