Meaning of INWARD in English

INWARD

adj. & adv.

--adj.

1. directed toward the inside; going in.

2 situated within.

3 mental, spiritual.

--adv. (also inwards)

1. (of motion or position) towards the inside.

2 in the mind or soul.

Etymology: OE innanweard (as IN, -WARD)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.