outward
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “outwards” in the sense shown in 3).
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (exterior)
a. exterior
Don't let the outward appearance fool you, it's a hot rod under the hood.No dejes que la apariencia exterior te engañe, es un auto de carreras bajo el capó.
b. externo
He spent a lot on plastic surgery to change his outward appearance, but he still has an ugly personality.Gastó mucho en la cirugía plástica para cambiar su apariencia externa, pero aún tiene una personalidad fea.
2. (going out)
a. de ida
The airline moved my outward flight 10 hours later.La aerolínea retrasó mi vuelo de ida 10 horas.
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
3. (toward the outside)
a. hacia afuera
My hair sticks outward on high humidity days, like the pigtailed Swedish storybook character.Mi cabello sale hacia fuera en días de mucha humedad, como el de la chica de trenzas de los cuentos suecos.
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outward
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (general)
a. hacia fuera
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outward [ˈaʊtwəd]
adjective
1 (going out) [+flight, ship, freight] de salida; de ida; [+movement] hacia fuera
on the outward journey en el viaje de ida
2 (exterior) [+appearance etc] exterior; externo
with an outward show of concern haciendo gala de or luciendo preocupación; (LAm)
adverb
hacia fuera
outward bound (from/for) saliendo (de/con rumbo a); the ship was outward bound from/for Vigo el barco salía de/iba con rumbo a Vigo
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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