As adverbs the difference between inwards and downwards
is that inwards
is towards the inside while downwards
is towards a lower place; towards what is below.
Towards a lower place; towards what is below.
To a lower figure or amount.
Towards something which is lower in order, smaller, inferior etc.
- ''Gravity pulls everything downwards.
- ''After the oil price rises, the economy headed downwards
* down, downward