Definition of toward in English:

toward

Line breaks: to¦ward

preposition

Pronunciation: /təˈwɔːd
 
, twɔːd
 
, tɔːd
 
/

adjective

Pronunciation: /ˈtəʊəd
 
/
[predic.] archaic Back to top  
  • Going on; in progress: is something new toward?

Origin

Old English tōweard (see to , -ward).

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