From the interior part; in a direction from the interior toward the exterior; out; to the outside; beyond; off; away; as, a ship bound outward.
- Of, located on, or moving toward the outside or exterior; outer.
- Relating to the physical self: a concern with outward beauty rather than with inward reflections.
- Purely external; superficial: outward composure.
- Toward the outside; away from a central point.
- Archaic On the outside; externally.
- The material or external world: "There is nothing here,/Which, from the outward to the inward brought,/Molded thy baby thought” ( Tennyson).