sou'west


sou'west
sou'west·er;

English syllables. 2014.

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  • sou'west|er — «SOW WEHS tuhr», noun. = southwester. (Cf. ↑southwester) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sou'-west — noun the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees • Syn: ↑southwest, ↑southwestward, ↑SW • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point * * * south west or (archaic or poetic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • sou'west — adverb to, toward, or in the southwest • Syn: ↑southwest, ↑south west …   Useful english dictionary

  • sou'-west — noun southwest …   Wiktionary

  • sou'·west·er — /saʊˈwɛstɚ/ noun, pl ers [count] 1 : a hat that is worn when it rains and that is longer in the back than in the front and ties under the chin 2 : a long coat worn by sailors that keeps them dry during stormy weather …   Useful english dictionary

  • sou'-sou'-west — noun south southwest …   Wiktionary

  • sou'-sou'-west — I noun the compass point midway between south and southwest • Syn: ↑south southwest, ↑SSW • Hypernyms: ↑compass point, ↑point II adverb to, toward, or in the south southwest …   Useful english dictionary

  • sou'wester — sou west·er …   English syllables

  • sou'wester — sou west|er [sauˈwestə US ər] n [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: southwester] a hat made of shiny material that keeps the rain off, with a wide piece at the back that covers your neck …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • sou'wester — sou west|er [ sau westər ] noun count a hat that protects your face and neck from the wind and rain …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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