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southeastward

[south-eest-werd; Nautical sou-eest-werd]
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adverb
  1. Also south·east·wards. toward the southeast.
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adjective
  1. facing or tending toward the southeast.
  2. coming from the southeast, as a wind.
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noun
  1. the southeast.
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Origin of southeastward

First recorded in 1520–30; southeast + -ward
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British Dictionary definitions for southeastwards

southeastwards

southeastward

adverb
  1. to the southeast
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southeastward

adjective
  1. towards or (esp of a wind) from the southeast
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noun
  1. a direction towards or area in the southeast
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adverb
  1. a variant of southeastwards
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