Origin of wester1
verb (used without object)
Origin of wester2
Examples from the Web for wester
Historical Examples of wester
"Here you, waken up," commanded the Nor'-Wester, kicking him and shaking him roughly.
"Do—with—him," slowly repeated the Nor'-Wester in a low, vibrating voice.
Here comes another with a sou'-wester and a bombazine cloak.Moby Dick; or The Whale
"That's our best bet, unless it's a nor'wester," she agreed.El Diablo
It is only very occasionally in the winter that a nor'-wester blows into it.Fishing in British Columbia
Thomas Wilson Lambert