Synonyms for Northward:

adj.

boreal (adjective)
northerly.
northerly (adjective)
north.

a. & adv.

north (adjective, adverb)
northbound, northerly.

adv

north (adverb)
northbound.

n.

bearing, compass, eastward, easternmost, east, cardinal point, easterly. northward (noun)
northbound, north, to the north, northerly, northwards, in the north.

Other synonyms:

Other relevant words:
bearing, compass, eastward, easternmost, east, north, easterly.

Usage examples for northward

  1. The Dutch are come out again with 20 sail under Bankert; supposed gone to the Northward to meete their East India fleete. – Diary of Samuel Pepys, Complete Transcribed From The Shorthand Manuscript In The Pepysian Library Magdalene College Cambridge By The Rev. Mynors Bright by Samuel Pepys Commentator: Lord Braybrooke
  2. He arranged what he called a " drive," and pushed slowly northward searching every possible hiding- place as he went. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  3. Bunning down from Mount Joy, a broad spur turned northward to the Schuylkill. – Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker by S. Weir Mitchell