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adverb American English pronunciation: onward /ˈɑnwərd/

or onwards American English pronunciation: onwards /ˈɑnwərdz/

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    if something happens or exists from a particular time onward, it starts at that time and continues to happen or exist

    From 1943 onward, Los Angeles began to experience a new kind of air pollution.

    Most nights are very busy from about 7 p.m. onward.

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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Employed but with No Disposable Income or Savings: people who are in work but only earn just enough to live on

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