What does the word upwards mean?

Usage examples for upwards

  1. He pointed upwards with a pale face and muttered, 'The door on the left. – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  2. Jan covered his for a moment, and then looked upwards. – Jan of the Windmill by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  3. She turned her face upwards with a quivering smile. – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell