rearward / ˈrɪər wərd for 1-4; ˈrɪər wɔrd for 5 /


rearward3 个定义

adv. 副词 adverb
  1. Also rearwards. toward or in the rear.
adj. 形容词 adjective
  1. located in, near, or toward the rear.
  2. directed toward the rear.
n. 名词 noun
  1. a position at the rear: in the rearward of fashion.
  2. Also Obsolete, rere·ward . the rear division of a military unit; rear guard.

rearward 近义词

adv. 副词 adverb



  1. Practically, there is no noticeable rearward pushback [because] the weight of the gun slows [it] down.
  2. Here was such natural cover as a man would be likely to seek in working his way surreptitiously rearward.
  3. He moved on without further word, and Kentucky continued his rearward journey.
  4. The French position about Sedan was covered to rearward by the fortress.
  5. The 12th Division was encamped at Fontenay and rearward as far as Chtenay.
  6. Between them is the loveliest little bay; and behind them green wooded slopes rise toward the rearward mountain of the Souffrière.