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seaward

Definitions of seaward
  1. adverb
    in the direction of the sea
    “the sailor looked seaward
    synonyms: asea, seawards
  2. adjective
    (of winds) coming from the sea toward the land
    “sheltered from seaward winds”
    synonyms: inshore, onshore, shoreward
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    Antonyms:
    offshore
    (of winds) coming from the land
  3. adjective
    directed or situated away from inland regions and toward the sea or coast
    “from the hill he took a seaward course”
    “on the seaward side of the road”
    Synonyms:
    coastal
    located on or near or bordering on a coast
  4. adjective
    (of winds) coming from the land
    synonyms: offshore
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    Antonyms:
    inshore, onshore, shoreward
    (of winds) coming from the sea toward the land
  5. noun
    the direction toward the sea
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    type of:
    direction
    the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
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