What are some alternative words for rearward?

Synonyms for rearwardˈrɪər wərd for 1-4 ; -wɔrd for 5

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term rearward.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rearward(adj)

    direction toward the rear

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

    Antonyms:
    forward, front(a)

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

    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, reverse(adverb)

    directed or moving toward the rear

    "a rearward glance"; "a rearward movement"

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

    Antonyms:
    front(a), forward

  4. back, backward, backwards, rearward, rearwards(adverb)

    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, rearward

    Antonyms:
    front(a), forward

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rearward(ad.)

    Synonyms:
    behind, abaft, astern, aft

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#103back
#3398rear
#3815reverse
#12026backward
#12694backwards
#13272inverse
#19481aft
#90539rearward
#106913astern
#114027posteriorly

Translations for rearward

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for rearward »

Translation

Find a translation for the rearward synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of rearward

  1. Images & Illustrations of rearward
    Images & Illustrations of rearward
    Images & Illustrations of rearward

Discuss these rearward synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"rearward." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 25 Sep. 2018. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/rearward>.

Are we missing a good synonym for rearward?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for rearward:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.