Word:

North

Pronunciation: nôrth
n.1.
1.That one of the four cardinal points of the compass, at any place, which lies in the direction of the true meridian, and to the left hand of a person facing the east; the direction opposite to the south.
2.Any country or region situated farther to the north than another; the northern section of a country.
3.Specifically: That part of the United States lying north of Mason and Dixon's line. See under Line.
a.1.Lying toward the north; situated at the north, or in a northern direction from the point of observation or reckoning; proceeding toward the north, or coming from the north.
North following
See Following, a., 2.
North pole
that point in the heavens, or on the earth, ninety degrees from the equator toward the north.
North preceding
See Following, a., 2.
North star
the star toward which the north pole of the earth very nearly points, and which accordingly seems fixed and immovable in the sky. The star Cynosura, polestar, and by astronomers, Polaris.
v. i.1.To turn or move toward the north; to veer from the east or west toward the north.
adv.1.Northward.
Noun1.North - the region of the United States lying north of the Mason-Dixon Line
2.North - the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War); "he has visited every state in the Union"; "Lee hoped to detach Maryland from the Union"; "the North's superior resources turned the scale"
Synonyms: Union
3.north - the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
Synonyms: due north, N
4.North - any region lying in or toward the north
5.Northnorth - the direction in which a compass needle points
6.North - British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792)
Adj.1.north - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; "artists like north light"; "the north portico"
Antonyms:
south - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south; "the south entrance"
Adv.1.north - in a northern direction; "they earn more up north"; "Let's go north!"
Dixie, Dixieland, Down East, East, East Coast, Middle Atlantic, Middle West, N, New England, North, North Central region, Northeast, Northwest, Pacific Northwest, South, Southeast, Southwest, Sunbelt, West, West Coast, Yankeeland, antarctic, arctic, austral, boreal, cardinal points, compass card, compass rose, degrees, east, eastbound, easterly, eastermost, eastern, easternmost, eastland, eastward, half points, hyperborean, lubber line, meridional, north about, northbound, northeast, northeasterly, northeastern, northerly, northern, northernmost, northland, northward, northwardly, northwards, northwest, northwesterly, northwestern, norward, occident, occidental, orient, oriental, quarter points, rhumb, south, southbound, southeast, southeasterly, southeastern, southerly, southern, southernmost, southward, southwest, southwesterly, southwestern, sunrise, sunset, the Coast, west, westbound, westerly, western, westernmost, westland, westward, wild West
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Normanism
normative
normed space
Normodyne
normotensive
normothermia
Norn
Noropianic
Norris
Norrish
Norroy
Norse
Norse deity
Norse mythology
Norseman
Nortelry
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North Africa
North African
North America
North American
North American country
North American Indian
North American nation
North Atlantic
North Atlantic Council
North Atlantic Treaty
North Atlantic Treaty Organization
North Borneo
north by east
north by west
North Carolina
North Carolinian
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