outward

Part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the outside; external.

Part of speech: adjective

Tending to the outside.

Part of speech: adverb

Outwardly.

Part of speech: noun

Outwardness.

Part of speech: adverb

Away from an inner place.

Part of speech: adverb

On the surface.

Part of speech: adverb

Away from port or home.

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Usage examples "outward":

  1. Outward forms, such as going to church, should be preserved; manners should be taught her by his own example as much as possible; beyond this, nature must look after things. - "Beyond", John Galsworthy.
  2. Something more than an outward law was needed before men could succeed in living together as brothers. - "Hebrew Life and Times", Harold B. Hunting.
  3. Thy love has many a lighted path, No outward eye can trace, And my heart sees thee in the deep, With darkness on its face. - "Poems with Power to Strengthen the Soul", Various.