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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 on·ward /ˈɔnwɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 On·ward a.
 1. Moving in a forward direction; tending toward a contemplated or desirable end; forward; as, an onward course, progress, etc.
 2. Advanced in a forward direction or toward an end.
    Within a while, Philoxenus came to see how onward the fruits were of his friend's labor.   --Sir P. Sidney.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 On·ward, adv. Toward a point before or in front; forward; progressively; as, to move onward.
    Not one looks backward, onward still he goes.   --Pope.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : moving toward a position ahead; "forward motion"; "the
            onward course of events" [syn: forward]
      adv 1: forward in time or order or degree; "from that time forth";
             "from the sixth century onward" [syn: forth, forward]
      2: in a forward direction; "go ahead"; "the train moved ahead
         slowly"; "the boat lurched ahead"; "moved onward into the
         forest"; "they went slowly forward in the mud" [syn: ahead,
          onwards, forward, forwards, forrader]