toward us

Phrontistery dictionary. 2013.

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  • usward — ˈəswə(r)d adverb Etymology: Middle English (to) usward, from to + us + ward : toward us bending usward with memorial urns the most high Muses … weep A.C.Swinburne the Lord … is long suffering to usward 2 Pet 3:9 (Authorized Version) …   Useful english dictionary

  • usward — /us weuhrd/, adv. Archaic. toward us. [1350 1400; ME to usward. See US, WARD] * * * …   Universalium

  • usward — us·ward …   English syllables

  • to usward — adverb Etymology: Middle English more at usward : usward the Lord … is long suffering to usward 2 Pet 3:9 (ASV) …   Useful english dictionary

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