Definition of hellward in US English:

hellward

adjective & adverb

  • See hell

    • ‘They are represented as performing the hellward journey on, as we infer, benevolent missions.’
    • ‘Leaving means the chaos and carnage spiral ever faster hellward.’
    • ‘Is the world hurtling hellward even faster than usual, or is it just me?’
    • ‘They flew with their breasts turned heavenward and their backs faced hellward.’

Pronunciation

hellward

/-wərd/