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waterward

wa·ter·ward
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [waw-ter-werd, wot-er-]
    • /ˈwɔ tər wərd, ˈwɒt ər-/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [waw-ter-werd, wot-er-]
    • /ˈwɔ tər wərd, ˈwɒt ər-/

Definitions of waterward word

  • adverb waterward in the direction of water or a body of water. 1
  • noun waterward Towards the water. 1

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Origin of waterward

First appearance:

before 1175
One of the 8% oldest English words
Middle English word dating back to 1175-1225; See origin at water, -ward

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Parts of speech for Waterward

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

waterward popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 47% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

waterward usage trend in Literature

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