homeward

3 definitions found

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Homeward \Home"ward\, adjective Being in the direction of home; as, the homeward way. Homeward

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Homeward \Home"ward\, Homewards \Home"wards\, adverb [AS. h[=a]mweard.] Toward home; in the direction of one's house, town, or country.

{Homeward bound}, bound for home; going homeward; as, the homeward bound fleet.

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

homeward

adverb

1: toward home; "fought his way homeward through the deep snow" [syn: {homeward}, {homewards}]

adjective

1: oriented toward home; "in a homeward direction"; "homeward-bound commuters" [syn: {homeward}, {homeward- bound}]


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