What does the word homeward mean?

Usage examples for homeward

  1. There was a little silence and then Mr. Evringham turned the horses into the homeward way. – Jewel's Story Book by Clara Louise Burnham
  2. " We can put to sea," he said; " and when we make the homeward passage again, there will be many curious things for thee, Eudora!" – The Water-Witch or, The Skimmer of the Seas by James Fenimore Cooper
  3. One night on the homeward way a big storm arose. – The Boyhood of Great Inventors by A. Fraser Robertson