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towardly

[tawrd-lee, tohrd-] /ˈtɔrd li, ˈtoʊrd-/
adjective, Archaic.
1.
apt to learn; promising.
2.
docile; tractable.
3.
propitious; seasonable.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; toward + -ly
Related forms
towardliness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for towardly

towardly

/ˈtəʊədlɪ/
adjective (archaic)
1.
compliant
2.
propitious or suitable
Derived Forms
towardliness, noun
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