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  1. outwardadverb


  2. outwardadverb

    outer; located towards the outside

    We are outward bound.


  3. outwardadjective

    visible, noticeable

    By all outward indications, he's a normal happy child, but if you talk to him, you will soon realize he has some psychological problems.


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  1. outward

    external, apparent, visible, sensible, superficial, ostensible, forthcoming, extrinsic, extraneous

    internal, intrinsic, withdrawn, inapparent, inward

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  1. outwardadjective

    relating to physical reality rather than with thoughts or the mind

    "a concern with outward beauty rather than with inward reflections"

    outward-bound, outbound

    inward, incoming, self-whispered, private, internal, secret, interior, innermost, inner, inmost, indwelling, inwards

  2. outbound, outward, outward-boundadverb

    that is going out or leaving

    "the departing train"; "an outward journey"; "outward-bound ships"

    outward-bound, outbound

    indwelling, interior, self-whispered, inward, private, incoming, secret, inmost, internal, inner, innermost, inwards

  3. outward, outwardsadverb

    toward the outside

    "move the needle further outward!"


    incoming, indwelling, inward, secret, inner, inmost, private, internal, interior, innermost, self-whispered, inwards

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  1. outwardadjective

    external, exterior, outer, outside

  2. outwardadjective

    extrinsic, extraneous, adventitious

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  1. outwardadjective

    external, exterior, outer, superficial, surface, extrinsic

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  1. Francis Bacon:

    Atheism leaves a man to sense, to philosophy, to natural piety, to laws, to reputation, all which may be guides to an outward moral virtue, though religion were not but superstition dismounts all these, and erects an absolute monarchy in the minds of men...the master of superstition is the people and arguments are fitted to practice, in a reverse order.

  2. The NHC:

    Lorenzo is a large hurricane, hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 45 miles from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 255 miles.

  3. Japan Post:

    In partnership with Toll we are starting a new chapter of looking outward and becoming a leading global player.

  4. Jason Oviatt:

    He was sort of vacant. He was very relaxed, he was very calm and sort of disconnected ... not displaying any outward emotion or any outward sign of real engagement in what's going on, he was very sweaty. He smelled bad.

  5. John Foster:

    The constant activity on the surface of the Sun is punctuated by violent outbursts powered the Sun’s strong magnetic field. Solar flares emit bursts of X-rays that travel outward at the speed of light, coronal mass ejections( CMEs) are giant eruptions of hot gasses from the Sun’s outer atmosphere. As this blast wave of solar material( plasma) streams towards the planets at 1000 km/sec, it sweeps up the magnetic field in its path, creating a magnetized shockwave of the type that struck Earth’s magnetic field on October 8, 2013.

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