sou'west


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Adv.1.sou'west - to, toward, or in the southwest
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"It lasted all down the North Sea, all down Channel; and it lasted till we were three hundred miles or so to the westward of the Lizards: then the wind went round to the sou'west and began to pipe up.
The Mark Boat was below and a little to the sou'west of us, fluctuating in the centre of her distraught galaxy.
The day opened with a patchy 5-7 knot sou'west wind for race eight and finished with a second race, on the Mackerel Beach to Stokes Point course in a light ESEer up to 8kts with a mid-section full of holes.