Words nearby Northwest Territories
How to use Northwest Territories in a sentence
Still, at least Macklemore sounds like a white guy from the Pacific Northwest.
The studio seemed to be satisfied with the results—although still opted to censor the death sequence in many foreign territories.Exclusive: Sony Emails Say State Department Blessed Kim Jong-Un Assassination in ‘The Interview’|William Boot|December 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When, in succession, he made Vertigo (1958), North by Northwest (1959), Psycho (1960), and The Birds (1963).Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There was a logic to it – many of the wines were from the Pacific Northwest, principally from Oregon and Washington state.
Al Ghabban compared one of these sites, Tayma, in the northwest, to New York City, and another one, Thaj, to Dubai.
Now, the whole Northwest groaned beneath a cast-iron prohibition law at that time, and for some years thereafter.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
Henry Hudson sailed from Gravesend on his first voyage for the discovery of a northwest passage to India.
He laid claim to some of the territories of the pope, by whom he was excommunicated and deposed.
He came nearly doing it, and for a day McNeil was in doubt as to which way he had gone—to the northwest or the north.
Harry rode to the northwest, for he knew it was in that direction Poindexter was rallying his forces.
British Dictionary definitions for Northwest Territories
Cultural definitions for Northwest Territories
Territory in northern Canada made up of several administrative districts, which include all the areas to the north of sixty degrees latitude between Hudson Bay and the Yukon and all the islands in Hudson Bay. Very sparsely populated, these territories make up more than one-third of Canada's total area.