1. To ward off; to keep out.


  1. outer; located towards the outside
  2. visible, noticeable
    By all outward indications, he's a normal happy child, but if you talk to him, you will soon realize he has some psychological problems.
  3. Tending to the exterior or outside.
  4. Foreign; not civil or intestine.
    an outward war


  1. Towards the outside; away from the centre.
    We are outward bound.
  2. Outwardly, in outer appearances; publicly.

The above text is a snippet from Wiktionary: outward
and as such is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

Need help with a clue?
Try your search in the crossword dictionary!