Example sentences for: outwards

How can you use “outwards” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • From its beginnings more than two thousand years ago, Barcelona has grown outwards in rings, like concentric ripples on a pond.

  • The cortex underlying the furrow is considered to extend outwards from the equator as far as the point of inflection of the curvature of the cell (Figure 1).

  • Sections of formalin-fixed small intestinal tissues, approximately 15 cm in length, were rolled upon themselves with the mucosal surface facing outwards.

  • Since buildings were kept low-rise in an attempt to make them earthquake proof, Athens began to spread outwards across the olive groves of nearby valleys.

  • And an officer who has been stuck on may well be heard lamenting that It's all gone pearshaped --which is what happens when anything that should have a fine, firm shape sags, with all the stuffing leaking down into the bottom and flopping outwards.

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