Maybe some frightening event will turn Americans outward again.
To all outward appearances, they were two young people who had met on holiday, fallen in love, married, and settled down together.
Lukashenko retained the outward rituals of democracy—elections, trials, parliamentary debates.
Certainly the uneventfulness of her outward circumstances belies the intensity of her interior life.
But from outward appearances, the tension between Bevin and Paul has also sparked friction between Paul and Benton.
This kind of surface-virtue, which is confined to the outward, is what is called civility.
And so she had resolved upon surrender—upon an outward surrender.
They reverenced the mysterious manifestation of God in all outward nature.
Mr. Gosse's return track leaves his outward track at this spot.
But it had been added to at various periods, without any regard to outward appearance or internal regularity.
Old English utweard "toward the outside, external" (of an enclosure, surface, etc.), earlier utanweard, from ute, utan "outside" (from ut; see out) + -weard (see -ward). Of persons, in reference to the external appearance (usually opposed to inner feelings), it is attested from c.1500. Also as an adverb in Old English (utaword). Outward-bound "directed on a course out from home port" is first recorded c.1600; with capital initials, it refers to a sea school founded in 1941. Related: Outwardly; outwardness.