What are some alternative words for rearward?

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

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rearward(adj)

    direction toward the rear

    forward, front(a)

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

    located in or toward the back or rear

    front(a), forward

  3. rearward, reverse(adverb)

    directed or moving toward the rear

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

    front(a), forward

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

    at or to or toward the back or rear

    backwards, rearwards, back, backward, rearward

    front(a), forward

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. rearward(ad.)

    behind, abaft, astern, aft

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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


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