Definition of northerlies


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • northerlies is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 14 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • northerlies is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 15 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of northerlies

  • situated in or oriented toward the north (adjective)

    Examples

    1. going in a northerly direction

    Synonyms

    1. northern

  • coming from the north; used especially of wind (adjective)

    Examples

    1. the winds are northerly

    Synonyms

    1. northern

  • a wind that blows from the north (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. boreas
    2. north wind
    3. norther

  • in a northern direction (adverb)

    Synonyms

    1. north
    2. northward
    3. northwards

See definition of northerlies in Merriam Webster