Definitions

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  • adv. toward the grave
  • adj. which leads toward the grave

Etymologies

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Examples

  • No, it is only fair to my own interests to go graveward a little more openmindedly than do these nature myths, since I lack the requisite credulity to become a free-thinking materialist.

    Jurgen A Comedy of Justice

  • So she died very slowly, did Alison, -- and always I was at hand with my kisses, my pet names, and my paddlings, -- killing her, you observe, always urging her graveward.

    Gallantry Dizain des Fetes Galantes

  • Now at last Felix Kennaston could unconcernedly acknowledge that human beings develop graveward in continuous solitude.

    The Cream of the Jest: A Comedy of Evasions

  • Slowly at first, then with a modest momentum, and at last the graveward process is in the full swing.

    Sister Carrie

  • Was it because she was childless, and travelling graveward?

    Tales of the Chesapeake

  • Sweet as flowers had strewn his graveward path along.

    A Midsummer Holiday and Other Poems

  • And anyone standing on the threshold of the nearby door discovered movement of a grave nature (meaning in a graveward direction).

    Clovis News Journal : News

  • a modest momentum, and at last the graveward process is in the full swing.

    Sister Carrie

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