Whitherward vs Hitherward - What's the difference?

whitherward | hitherward |


As adverbs the difference between whitherward and hitherward

is that whitherward is in what direction; toward what or which place while hitherward is (archaic) toward this place.

whitherward

English

Adverb

(-)
  • In what direction; toward what or which place.
  • (Webster 1913)

    Synonyms

    * whither

    hitherward

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • (archaic) Toward this place
  • * 1843 , '', book 3, ch. IV, ''Happy
  • Happiness, unhappiness: all that was but the wages thou hadst; thou hast spent all that, in sustaining thyself hitherward ; not a coin of it remains with thee, it is all spent, eaten: and now thy work, where is thy work?

    See also

    * hither * hitherwards * thitherward