heavenward vs skyward what difference

what is difference between heavenward and skyward

English

Alternative forms

  • Heavenward

Etymology

From Middle English hevenward, heveneward, hefneward, equivalent to heaven +‎ -ward.

Adverb

heavenward (not comparable)

  1. toward heaven
  2. toward the heavens, skyward

Adjective

heavenward (not comparable)

  1. which leads toward heaven

Synonyms

  • heavenwards
  • Heavenwards

Anagrams

  • handweaver


English

Etymology

From sky +‎ -ward.

Adverb

skyward (not comparable)

  1. At or toward the sky.
    The rocket shot skyward and exploded in a burst of glittering stars.

Adjective

skyward (not comparable)

  1. Pointing or facing at or moving toward the sky.

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