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sou'easter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sou'easter a strong wind from the southeast
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Usage

In literature:

We're in for a sou'-easter.
"The Sea-Wolf" by Jack London
A nor'easter on Herschel never dies in debt to a sou'wester.
"The New North" by Agnes Deans Cameron
He caught Dick's eyes full upon him, for that worthy had been staring at him ever since he had removed his dripping sou'easter.
"The Harbor Master" by Theodore Goodridge Roberts
Caught in a sou'easter, that's all.
"The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories" by Charles Weathers Bump
Let them try it in a stiff sou'-easterly breeze, and see how far they get!
"Highway Pirates" by Harold Avery
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