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Definition of Upwards

Upwards
Upward Up"ward, Upwards Up"wards, adv. [AS. upweardes. See Up-, and -wards.] 1. In a direction from lower to higher; toward a higher place; in a course toward the source or origin; -- opposed to downward; as, to tend or roll upward. --I. Watts. Looking inward, we are stricken dumb; looking upward, we speak and prevail. --Hooker. 2. In the upper parts; above. Dagon his name, sea monster, upward man, And down ward fish. --Milton. 3. Yet more; indefinitely more; above; over. From twenty years old and upward. --Num. i. 3. Upward of, or Upwards of, more than; above. I have been your wife in this obedience Upward of twenty years. --Shak.
Upward
Upward Up"ward, Upwards Up"wards, adv. [AS. upweardes. See Up-, and -wards.] 1. In a direction from lower to higher; toward a higher place; in a course toward the source or origin; -- opposed to downward; as, to tend or roll upward. --I. Watts. Looking inward, we are stricken dumb; looking upward, we speak and prevail. --Hooker. 2. In the upper parts; above. Dagon his name, sea monster, upward man, And down ward fish. --Milton. 3. Yet more; indefinitely more; above; over. From twenty years old and upward. --Num. i. 3. Upward of, or Upwards of, more than; above. I have been your wife in this obedience Upward of twenty years. --Shak.
Upward
Upward Up"ward, a. [AS. upweard. See Up, and -ward.] Directed toward a higher place; as, with upward eye; with upward course.
Upward
Upward Up"ward, n. The upper part; the top. [Obs.] From the extremest upward of thy head. --Shak.

Meaning of Upwards from wikipedia

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- Upwards is the second studio album by British hip hop musician Ty. It was released on Big Dada in 2003. It peaked at number 35 on the UK Independent Albums...
- capable of rearing upwards and producing a hood when threatened. All members of the genus Naja, the "true" cobras, can rear upwards and produce hoods when...
- versions of the funarg problem. The upwards funarg problem arises from returning (or otherwise transmitting "upwards") a function from a function call....
- Onwards and Upwards is a posthumously produced compilation album by the American singer-songwriter Harry Chapin, released in 2000 by The Harry Chapin...
- signage and for wayfinding, and are often used in road surface markings. Upwards pointing arrows are often used to indicate an increase in a numerical value...
- "convex downward". Likewise, a "concave" function is referred to as "convex upwards" to distinguish it from "convex downwards". However, the use of "up" and...
- sometimes spelled anagogy, is a Gr**** word suggesting a "climb" or "ascent" upwards. The anagogical is a method of mystical or spiritual interpretation of...
- have living contents. Transporting sap upwards becomes more difficult as the height of a plant increases and upwards transport of water by xylem is considered...
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