Antonyms for Toward


Quotes of Toward

  1. The completion of the Iraqi cabinet with the appointment of three critical ministers is also confirmation of continued movement toward a just and democratic society in Iraq. – Spencer Bachus
  2. But history is neither watchmaking nor cabinet construction. It is an endeavor toward better understanding. – Marc Bloch
  3. For a writer only one form of patriotism exists: his attitude toward language. – Joseph Brodsky
  4. But if I'm going to cause somebody else discomfort by my actions, then I should probably modify my actions toward them to make them as comfortable as possible. – Max Cannon
  5. The abortion license has not brought freedom and security to women. Rather, it has ushered in a new era of irresponsibility toward women and children, one that now begins before birth. – Robert Casey
  6. Ukraine is also successfully moving toward democracy and making progress expanding freedoms and rights to its people. We can help Ukraine achieve these goals and improve its economy by normalizing trade relations. – Vito Fossella
  7. If the military might of Germany and Japan are ultimately to be crushed, the United Nations, one and all, must definitely and urgently strive toward a total war effort. – William Lyon Mackenzie King
  8. We should be moving toward local currencies not global or European currencies. – David Korten
  9. The practice of patience toward one another, the overlooking of one another's defects, and the bearing of one another's burdens is the most elementary condition of all human and social activity in the family, in the professions, and in society. – Lawrence G. Lovasik
  10. I had a lot of resentment for a while toward Kim Novak. But I don't mind her anymore. She's okay. We've become friends. I even asked her before this trip for some beauty tips. – Kim Novak
  11. America is a nation fundamentally ambivalent about its children, often afraid of its children, and frequently punitive toward its children. – Letty Cottin Pogrebin
  12. Terrorism is in good part an effective government propaganda; it serves to deflect attention from governmental abuse toward a mostly imagined, highly dangerous outside enemy. – Mark Poster
  13. My tastes lean toward the more negative, angry and eclectic. – Josh Silver
  14. Words can never adequately convey the incredible impact of our attitudes toward life. The longer I live the more convinced I become that life is 10 percent what happens to us and 90 percent how we respond to it. – Charles R. Swindoll

Usage examples for Toward

  1. Let us see if he is back, and he turned toward the house. ” – The Gloved Hand by Burton E. Stevenson
  2. “ Is it you I hear toward where I can just see? ” – Pélléas and Mélisande by Maurice Maeterlinck
  3. The difficulty is that I do not wish to go too far toward the beach. ” – Masters of the Wheat-Lands by Harold Bindloss
  4. “ Henderson turned toward him. ” – When 'Bear Cat' Went Dry by Charles Neville Buck
  5. He looked at Pellett and he looked away toward Bougainville. ” – Where the Pavement Ends by John Russell
  6. “ A white face turned toward her. ” – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  7. “ " Even for a four days' engagement, to make it quite legal-" He bent toward her, smiling. ” – The Wishing-Ring Man by Margaret Widdemer
  8. “ " Now if Burdon will only leave her alone," thought Mary as she turned the car toward the factory. ” – Mary Minds Her Business by George Weston
  9. “ Tapin stepped toward the door. ” – The Regent's Daughter by Alexandre Dumas (Pere)
  10. “ I turned toward her and stared at her curiously. ” – Captain Macklin by Richard Harding Davis
  11. He was looking toward her, but seemed not to see her. ” – The Short Line War by Merwin-Webster
  12. “ I'll see what I can do toward getting you a place with a friend of mine." ” – Richard Dare's Venture by Edward Stratemeyer
  13. The Dart proceeded slowly toward land. ” – The Golden Canyon Contents: The Golden Canyon; The Stone Chest by G. A. Henty
  14. Then her face was turned toward me. ” – The Birthright by Joseph Hocking
  15. It's mighty good of you to come and talk to me like this, and except for the good will I have toward all your family, I don't deserve it a bit, but I appreciate it just the same. ” – Aladdin O'Brien by Gouverneur Morris
  16. “ I went toward him. ” – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  17. Such were her thoughts, as she leaned her head upon her hand and gazed out of the window at the throng of people who were hurrying toward the state- house. ” – Hansford: A Tale of Bacon's Rebellion by St. George Tucker
  18. “ Mr. Carlyle went toward her. ” – East Lynne by Mrs. Henry Wood
  19. Parker said as they turned toward the house. ” – The Ramblin' Kid by Earl Wayland Bowman
  20. She turned her pretty face toward him. ” – Quick Action by Robert W. Chambers

Idioms for Toward