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Significado de “south” - Diccionario Inglés

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southnoun [U]

also South uk   /saʊθ/ us   /saʊθ/ written abbreviation S, UK also Sth, US also So.
A2 the direction that goes towards the part of the earth below the equator, opposite to the north, or the part of an area or country that is in this direction: The points of the compass are north, south, east, and west. The best beaches are in the south (of the island). We spent our holiday in the south of France. Canberra is/lies to the south of Sydney.
the South
the southern states of the US: The American Civil War was fought between the North and the South partly over the issue of slavery.
the developing countries of the world, most of which are below the equator

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southadjective

also South uk   /saʊθ/ us   /saʊθ/ written abbreviation S, UK also Sth, US also So
A2 in or forming the south part of something: South Africa the South China Sea These plants grow well on a south-facing wall.
south wind
a wind coming from the south

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southadverb

also South uk   /saʊθ/ us   /saʊθ/ written abbreviation S, UK also Sth, US also So
A2 towards the south: The Mississippi river flows south. They drove south towards the coast. He travelled due (= directly) south, towards the desert.
down south
to or in the south of a country or region: Alice got a job down south.
south of the border
(in or to) England, when considered in relation to Scotland
(in or to) Mexico and the other countries south of the US border with Mexico, when considered in relation to the US

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(Definition of south from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "south" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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southnoun [U]

us   /sɑʊθ/ abbreviation S., abbreviation So.
the direction opposite north, or the part of an area or country in this direction: The points of the compass are north, south, east, and west.
In the US, the South is the southeastern part of the country: We moved to the South when I was a child.
US history In the US Civil War, the South was the group of states that fought to become separate from the federal government.
southerly
adjective us   /ˈsʌð·ər·li/
a southerly direction
southern
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˈsʌð·ərn/ abbreviation S., abbreviation So.
Louisiana is in the southern part of the US.

southadjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /sɑʊθ/ abbreviation S., abbreviation So.
in, forming, or toward the south part of something: The University is on the south side of town. We drove south.
(Definition of south from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Traducciones de “south”
en coreano 남쪽…
en árabe جَنوب…
in Malaysian selatan…
en francés sud…
en chino (tradicionál) 南, 南方,南部…
en italiano sud…
en español sur…
in Vietnamese miền nam, phương nam…
en portugués sul…
in Thai ตอนใต้, ทิศใต้…
en alemán der Süden…
en catalán sud…
en japonés 南…
en chino (simplificado) 南, 南方,南部…
in Indonesian selatan…
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