- Also south·west·wards. toward the southwest.
- the southwest.
Origin of southwestward
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Historical Examples of southwestward
The brook was soon gained, and found to flow to the southwestward.An Undivided Union
Pinzon had repeatedly advised that the course be altered to the southwestward.The Ifs of History
Joseph Edgar Chamberlin
Yes, he pointed to the river, and then to the southwestward.Herland
Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman
And the southwestward movement, once started, never stopped.Our Southern Highlanders
They followed the South Fork for some distance, and then, turning southward and southwestward, crossed the plains of Colorado.A Half Century of Conflict - Volume I
- from or towards the southwest
- a variant of southwestwards
- a direction towards or area in the southwest