Meaning of REARWARD in English

REARWARD

n., adj., & adv.

--n. rear, esp. in prepositional phrases (to the rearward of; in the rearward).

--adj. to the rear.

--adv. (also rearwards) towards the rear.

Etymology: AF rerewarde REARGUARD

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.