toward or at a position or point ahead in space or time; forward
Origin of onwardME: see on and -ward
moving or directed onward or ahead; advancing: an onward trend
Moving or tending forward.
In a direction or toward a position that is ahead in space or time; forward.
(comparative more onward, superlative most onward)
- In a forward direction.
- Onward Christian soldiers, marching as to war...
on +"Ž -ward