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Antonyms for northern
ˈnɔr ðərnnorth·ern

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term northern.

Wiktionary

  1. northernadjective

    Antonyms:
    austral, southern, meridional

    Synonyms:
    boreal, septentrional

  2. northernadjective

    Of, facing, situated in, or related to the north.

    Antonyms:
    southern, austral, meridional

    Synonyms:
    septentrional, boreal

  3. northernadjective

    Blowing from the north; northerly.

    Antonyms:
    meridional, southern, austral

    Synonyms:
    septentrional, boreal

  4. northernadjective

    Characteristic of the North of England (usually capitalised).

    Les Dawson was a famous Northern comedian.

    Synonyms:
    septentrional, boreal

    Antonyms:
    austral, meridional, southern

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Northernadjective

    a dialect of Middle English that developed into Scottish Lallans

    Antonyms:
    gray, Confederate, south, grey, meridional, southern, austral, south-central

  2. northernadjective

    in or characteristic of a region of the United States north of (approximately) the Mason-Dixon line

    "Northern liberals"; "northern industry"; "northern cities"

    Antonyms:
    gray, meridional, grey, south, Confederate, southern, south-central, austral

    Synonyms:
    northerly

  3. northerly, northernadjective

    situated in or oriented toward the north

    "the northern suburbs"; "going in a northerly direction"

    Antonyms:
    south, meridional, south-central, southern, Confederate, austral, gray, grey

    Synonyms:
    northerly

  4. northerly, northernadjective

    coming from the north; used especially of wind

    "the north wind doth blow"; "a northern snowstorm"; "the winds are northerly"

    Antonyms:
    south, south-central, meridional, southern, Confederate, austral, gray, grey

    Synonyms:
    northerly

  5. northernadjective

    situated in or coming from regions of the north

    "the northern hemisphere"; "northern autumn colors"

    Antonyms:
    gray, meridional, austral, south, grey, southern, Confederate, south-central

    Synonyms:
    northerly

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. northernadjective

    Synonyms:
    boreal, north, arctic, northerly, septentrion

  2. northernadjective

    Synonyms:
    hyperborean

How to use northern in a sentence?

  1. Richard Martinez:

    Walgreens' expansion of medications access in northern New Mexico and throughout the state will make it easier for families to help their loved ones suffering from addiction.

  2. Jamie Murray:

    Broward county has more confirmed cases, monte Carlo borders northern Italy currently in lockdown. Rome Masters? French Open? Wimbledon?!!!

  3. President Tayyip Erdogan:

    The Security Council of the United Nations is not active in Syria, in northern Africa, or northern Iraq ... and its failure to interfere in troubled countries should be of concern to all and that's why we need to push for reforms in the Council.

  4. Selahattin Demirtas:

    Erdogan stressed in the past that they would never allow the unification of Kurdish cantons in northern Syria. Jarablus is the only obstacle for this unity.

  5. Jeremy Corbyn:

    How about the prime minister showing a degree of honesty about the arrangements he's actually made with Northern Ireland, it is a question of openness.

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#286south
#1530northern
#1601southern
#3510gray
#3939grey
#17710confederate
#48512austral
#76285meridional

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