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Synonyms for rearward
ˈrɪər wərd for 1-4 ; -wɔrd for 5rear·ward

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rearwardadjective

    direction toward the rear

    "his outfit marched to the rearward of the tank divisions"

    Antonyms:
    forward, front(a)

  2. rear(a), rearward(a)adjective

    located in or toward the back or rear

    "the chair's rear legs"; "the rear door of the plane"; "on the rearward side"

    Antonyms:
    front(a), forward

  3. rearward, reverseadverb

    directed or moving toward the rear

    "a rearward glance"; "a rearward movement"

    Synonyms:
    rearward(a), inverse, reverse, rear(a)

    Antonyms:
    front(a), forward

  4. back, backward, backwards, rearward, rearwardsadverb

    at or to or toward the back or rear

    "he moved back"; "tripped when he stepped backward"; "she looked rearward out the window of the car"

    Synonyms:
    backwards, rearwards, back, backward

    Antonyms:
    front(a), forward

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rearwardadjective

    Synonyms:
    behind, abaft, astern, aft

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "rearward":

    backward, rear, back, backwards, aft, rearward-facing, astern, posteriorly

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