pertaining to southward travel.
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How to use southbound in a sentence
The southbound 3rd Street tunnel remains closed between New York Avenue and Massachusetts Ave.Northbound lanes of Third Street Tunnel reopen in downtown D.C. | Dana Hedgpeth | August 25, 2021 | Washington Post
He said the southbound lanes sustained significantly more damage because they are at a lower elevation and had more standing water.Part of 3rd Street Tunnel in D.C. reopens after water-main break, but repair work is expected to take days | Dana Hedgpeth | August 24, 2021 | Washington Post
Karl Meltzer set the current southbound record time of 45 days, 22 hours, and 38 minutes in 2016.
One person is trapped after a truck overturned on the southbound side of Interstate 270 in the Germantown area.Truck overturns on I-270 in Maryland; two people were trapped | Dana Hedgpeth | July 9, 2021 | Washington Post
A Ford pickup truck also traveling southbound behind the truck was struck by a highway exit sign that fell on top of the hood.Collapsed D.C. pedestrian bridge was in poor condition before hit by truck, didn’t meet height standards | Luz Lazo, Dan Rosenzweig-Ziff | June 24, 2021 | Washington Post
Police believe that Graham then proceeded southbound, toward the Charlottesville Downtown Mall.Person of Interest Identified in Disappearance of UVA Student Hannah Graham | Julia Horowitz | September 19, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
southbound Route 95 congestion is expected to increase, so we recommend that drivers consider alternate routes.
With this incentive no automobilist north or southbound should omit San Gimignano or Volterra from his itinerary.Italian Highways and Byways from a Motor Car | Francis Miltoun
A southbound car was swinging down to them, not a block distant.Joan Thursday | Louis Joseph Vance
I only knew we were southbound, and at long last I might fairly consider myself to be the shuttlecock of fortune.The Trail of '98 | Robert W. Service
Your train southbound starts just ten minutes before mine leaves for New York.A Speckled Bird | Augusta J. Evans Wilson
But, the southbound traffic would be permitted to run in the southbound lanes?Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15) | The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for southbound
going or leading towards the south
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