Meaning of “southeasterly” in the English Dictionary

"southeasterly" in British English

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southeasterlyadjective

uk /ˌsaʊθˈiː.stə.li/ us /ˌsaʊθˈiː.stɚ.li/

towards the southeast:

The plane was flying in a southeasterly direction.
southeasterly wind

a wind that comes from the southeast

southeasterlynoun [ C ]

uk /ˌsaʊθˈiː.stə.li/ us /ˌsaʊθˈiː.stɚ.li/

a wind that comes from the southeast

(Definition of “southeasterly” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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