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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Southwestern, West Saxon(adj)

    a dialect of Middle English

  2. southwest, southwestern, southwesterly(adj)

    situated in or oriented toward the southwest

  3. southwestern(adj)

    of a region of the United States generally including New Mexico; Arizona; Texas; California; and sometimes Nevada; Utah; Colorado

Wiktionary

  1. southwestern(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to the southwest.

    Locals think southwestern sunsets are the most beautiful.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Southwestern(adj)

    of or pertaining to the southwest; southwesterly; as, to sail a southwestern course

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of southwestern in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of southwestern in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of southwestern in a Sentence

  1. Corey Wallace:

    It further complicates the projection of Chinese military power into the southwestern maritime domain around Japan's Ryukyu islands.

  2. Grant Woods:

    I think Arizona is about a couple of election cycles behind Nevada in going blue, if the Republican Party wants to continue to push in the direction of being anti-education, and they want to be the party of... the bigoted, then they are going to go down the drain in the Southwestern US Senate, because that's not what Southwestern US Senate is. It's a very culturally diverse place that values education and is going in the opposite direction. You can see where [ the politics ] are going.

  3. Chief Scott:

    It's a tremendous loss to our family. It's been many, many years since we've had an officer fall in the line of duty here in Americus, it's a tragedy beyond words. It's one of our family members has been taken from us. Georgia Southwestern State University placed the campus on lockdown after the shootings.

  4. Talia Pan:

    Because of (a) drinking water shortage in the southwestern coastal area in the 1960s, (residents) had to drill deep wells to get drinking water. Because of arsenic in the water, there were cases of Blackfoot disease ... (which if) severe, the only option to save a life is to amputate both legs, because of this, a lot of women lost the opportunity to walk into marriage, walk into a new life chapter on high-heeled shoes ... Because of that history, we hope to create a place in Chiayi County, where people can get married, invoking the fairy tale of Cinderella.

  5. Danny Lavergne:

    Southwestern Louisiana could get 15-20 inches of rain from Harvey. Flash floods warnings went into effect through Thursday as areas along the coast faced tropical storm warnings. Flooding has already taken over localized streets since Sunday, The Weather Channel reported. An emergency response official in a coastal Louisiana parish said the threat of flooding from Harvey's torrential rains could be new ground for us. Harvey has been blamed for at least five confirmed deaths, including a woman killed Monday in the town of Porter, northeast of Houston, when a large oak tree dislodged by heavy rains toppled onto her trailer home. In addition, a Houston television station reported Monday that six family members were believed to have drowned when their van was swept away by floodwaters. The KHOU report was attributed to three family members the station did not identify. No bodies have been recovered. The flooding was so widespread that the levels of city waterways have either equaled or surpassed those of Tropical Storm Allison from 2001, and no major highway has been spared some overflow.The city's normally bustling business district was virtually deserted Monday, with emergency vehicles making up most of the traffic. Most businesses were closed. In Louisiana, Danny Lavergne, director of Cameron Parish's Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Preparedness, said approximately 30 roads in the parish were covered with water but remained passable by Monday morning. It's far from being over.

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