seaward

[see-werd]
adverb
1.
Also, seawards. toward the sea: a storm moving seaward.
adjective
2.
facing or tending toward the sea: a seaward course.
3.
coming from the sea: a seaward wind.
noun
4.
the direction toward the sea or away from the land.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English; see sea, -ward

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seaward (ˈsiːwəd)
 
adv
1.  a variant of seawards
 
adj
2.  directed or moving towards the sea
3.  (esp of a wind) coming from the sea

seawards or seaward (ˈsiːwədz)
 
adv
towards the sea
 
seaward or seaward
 
adv

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Example sentences
They slink seaward mostly at night to avoid predators, lingering in brackish
  estuaries to gather strength.
Their seaward edges are speeding up, and the ice sheet behind them is thinning.
The continental shelf extends seaward from the current shoreline of many
  continental areas.
Sudden water displacement created a wave that shot seaward from the land, and
  that was certainly a factor in what followed.
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