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adv. & adj.
Toward, to, or in the southwest.
A southwestward direction, point, or region.
south·west′ward·ly adv. & adj.
(Navigation) from or towards the southwest
(Navigation) a variant of southwestwards
(Navigation) a direction towards or area in the southwest
ˌsouthˈwestwardly adj, adv
south•west•ward(ˌsaʊθˈwɛst wərd; Naut. ˌsaʊ-)
1. Also, south`west′wards. toward the southwest.adj.
2. facing or tending toward the southwest.
3. coming from the southwest, as a wind.n.
4. the southwest.
south`west′ward•ly, adj., adv.
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|Noun||1.||southwestward - the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees|
|Adj.||1.||southwestward - toward the southwest|
south - situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south; "the south entrance"
|Adv.||1.||southwestward - in a southwestward direction|