Associations to the word «Southwest»

Wiktionary

SOUTHWEST, noun. The compass point halfway between south and west, specifically 225°, abbreviated as SW.
SOUTHWEST, adjective. Of or pertaining to the southwest; southwestern.
SOUTHWEST, adjective. Towards the southwest, southwestwards, southwestern.
SOUTHWEST, adjective. From the southwest, southwesterly
SOUTHWEST ASIA, proper noun. Anatolia, Persia, Mesopotamia, Arabia, the Caucasus and the adjoining areas of western Asia
SOUTHWEST BY SOUTH, noun. The compass point halfway between southwest and south-southwest, specifically 213.75°, abbreviated as SWbS.
SOUTHWEST BY WEST, noun. The compass point halfway between southwest and west-southwest, specifically 236.25°, abbreviated as SWbW.

Dictionary definition

SOUTHWEST, noun. The compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees.
SOUTHWEST, noun. The southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado.
SOUTHWEST, noun. The direction corresponding to the southwestward compass point.
SOUTHWEST, noun. A location in the southwestern part of a country, region, or city.
SOUTHWEST, adverb. To, toward, or in the southwest.
SOUTHWEST, adjective. Coming from the southwest; "the winds are southwesterly".
SOUTHWEST, adjective. Situated in or oriented toward the southwest.

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