South

9 Definitions of South

The meaning of the word south, the definition of South:

n. - That one of the four cardinal points directly opposite to the north; the region or direction to the right or direction to the right of a person who faces the east.

n. - A country, region, or place situated farther to the south than another; the southern section of a country.

n. - Specifically: That part of the United States which is south of Mason and Dixon's line. See under Line.

n. - The wind from the south.

a. - Lying toward the south; situated at the south, or in a southern direction from the point of observation or reckoning; proceeding toward the south, or coming from the south; blowing from the south; southern; as, the south pole.

adv. - Toward the south; southward.

adv. - From the south; as, the wind blows south.

v. i. - To turn or move toward the south; to veer toward the south.

v. i. - To come to the meridian; to cross the north and south line; -- said chiefly of the moon; as, the moon souths at nine.


The word "south" uses 5 letters: H O S T U

Direct anagrams of south:

shout thous

Words formed by adding one letter before or after south, or to south in any order:

c - couths scouth   g - oughts sought toughs   m - mouths   p - tophus upshot   r - rouths   s - shouts souths   y - youths  

Shorter words found within south:

ho host hot hots hut huts oh ohs os oust out outs sh shot shut so soh sot soth sou tho thou thus to tosh tush uh us ut uts

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