Towall

Tow"all

(?), n. A towel. [Obs.] Chaucer.
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To"ward

,

To"wards

} (?), prep.[AS. impending, imminent, future, toward, towards. See To, and -ward, wards.] 1. In the direction of; to.
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He set his face toward the wilderness.
Num. xxiv. 1.
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The waves make towards the pebbled shore.
Shak.
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2. With direction to, in a moral sense; with respect or reference to; regarding; concerning.
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His eye shall be evil toward his brother.
Deut. xxviii. 54.
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Herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void of offense toward God, and toward men.
Acts xxiv. 16.
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3. Tending to; in the direction of; in behalf of.
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This was the first alarm England received towards any trouble.
Clarendom.
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4. Near; about; approaching to.
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I am toward nine years older since I left you.
Swift.
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{

To"ward

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To"wards

} adv. Near; at hand; in state of preparation.
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Do you hear sught, sir, of a battle toward ?
Shak.
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We have a trifling foolish banquet Towards.
Shak.
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