seawards

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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