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Synonyms for onward
ˈɒn wərd, ˈɔn-on·ward

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  1. onwardadverb

    Synonyms:
    onwards

  2. onwardadjective

    Moving forward.

    There was an onward rush as the gates opened

    Synonyms:
    onwards

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. onward

    Synonyms:
    forward, ahead, in advance

    Antonyms:
    backward, astorm, aback

Princeton's WordNet

  1. forth, forward, onwardadverb

    forward in time or order or degree

    "from that time forth"; "from the sixth century onward"

    Synonyms:
    forrad, off, frontwards, forwards, frontward, ahead, forth, forrader, onwards, fore, away, forward, forrard

  2. ahead, onward, onwards, forward, forwards, forraderadverb

    in a forward direction

    "go ahead"; "the train moved ahead slowly"; "the boat lurched ahead"; "moved onward into the forest"; "they went slowly forward in the mud"

    Synonyms:
    frontwards, before, forrader, forrad, in the lead, forward, onwards, in advance, forwards, forrard, in front, out front, forth, frontward, fore, ahead, beforehand

Editors Contribution

  1. forward

    in a continuing forward direction; ahead.

    we were onward from the other racers.

    Submitted by anonymous on April 6, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. onwardadjective

    Synonyms:
    forward, in advance

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "onward":

    tallyho

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How to use onward in a sentence?

  1. Chuck Carlson:

    The market was overdue for a bounce. Perhaps we're getting that now, i'd love to say we're onward and upward from here but I don't think things work that way.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The cost of any couple's wedding is actually the lost of groom's freedom from the marriage day onward.

  3. The United:

    WHO urges the affected countries to make every effort to identify all cases and contacts to control this outbreak and prevent onward monkeypox spread.

  4. Henry Ford:

    Life is a series of experiences, each one of which makes us bigger, even though it is hard to realize this. For the world was built to develop character, and we must learn that the setbacks and griefs which we endure help us in our marching onward.

  5. Quin Snyder:

    After eight years, I just feel it is time to move onward. I needed to take time to detach after the season and make sure this was the right decision.


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