Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adverb & adjective To or toward the earth.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Toward the earth.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adverb Toward the earth; -- opposed to heavenward or skyward.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Towards or in the direction of the earth.
  • adverb Towards or in the direction of the earth.

Etymologies

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earth +‎ -ward

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