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towards

EN[təˈwɔːdz] [tʊˈwɔːɹdz] [twɔːɹdz] [tɔːɹdz]
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    Definition of towards in English Dictionary

  • AdjectiveSUF-s
    1. Near; at hand; in state of preparation; toward.
    2. Adverb
      1. In the direction of something (indicated by context).
      2. Preposition
        1. (British) alternative form of toward.
        2. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • To the east the effect of the old buildings looking towards the abbey (see Frontispiece once more) is so fine that little need be done beyond the necessary repair and reharling of these.
            • German interests were being damaged and Englishmen helped towards carrying out their egoïstic plans.
            • The interdenticle grooves of the serrated carinae are quite shallow and slightly curve ventrally towards the central region of crown [ …]
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Uncomparable adjectives
            • Adverbs
              • Uncomparable adverbs
              • Morphemes
                • Suffixes
                  • Words by suffix
                    • Words suffixed with -s
                • Prepositions

                Other Vocabulary

                Look-Alike Words
                1. en toward
                2. fr tocards
                3. en cowards
                4. fr tôlards
                5. en torwards
                Source: Wiktionary
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                Meaning of towards for the defined word.

                Grammatically, this word "towards" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also an adverb, more specifically, an uncomparable adverb. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a preposition.
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