What does southward mean?

Definitions for southward
ˈsaʊθ wərd; Naut. ˈsʌð ərdsouth·ward

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. south, due south, southward, S(adj)

    the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees

  2. southbound, southward(adverb)

    moving toward the south

    "a southbound train"

  3. southerly, southward, southwards(adverb)

    toward the south

    "the ship turned southerly"


  1. southward(Adverb)

    Towards the south; in a southerly direction.

  2. southward(Adjective)

    Situated or directed towards the south; moving or facing towards the south.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Southward(adverb)

    alt. of Southwards

  2. Southward(adj)

    toward the south

  3. Southward(noun)

    the southern regions or countries; the south

Editors Contribution

  1. southward

    Southward (noun,adjective, adverb) a condition of going south direction.

    Southward in a map is the lower part direction.

    Submitted by pinkss5 on September 16, 2015  

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  1. Alex
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How to say southward in sign language?

  1. southward


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of southward in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of southward in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Images & Illustrations of southward

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