Definition of “easterly” - English Dictionary

“easterly” in British English

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easterlyadjective

uk /ˈiː.stəl.i/ us /ˈiː.stɚ.li/

easterlynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈiː.stəl.i/ us /ˈiː.stɚ.li/

a wind that blows from the east

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

“easterly” in American English

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easterlyadjective

us /ˈi·stər·li/

toward or near the east:

an easterly direction

(Definition of “easterly” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)