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

List shorter words within south, sorted by length

Words formed from any letters in south, plus an optional blank or existing letter

List all words starting with south, words containing south or words ending with south

All words formed from south by changing one letter

Other words with the same letter pairs: so ou ut th

Browse words starting with south by next letter

Previous word in our database: souters

Next word in our database: southbound

New search