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Synonyms for northeast
ˌnɔrθˈist; Naut. ˌnɔr-north·east

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Wiktionary

  1. northeastnoun

    Antonyms:
    southwest

  2. northeastadjective

    The northeastern states of the United States.

    Antonyms:
    southwest

  3. northeastadjective

    The northeastern counties of England including Northumberland, Tyne and Wear, Teesside and Durham.

    Antonyms:
    southwest

Princeton's WordNet

  1. northeast, nor'-east, northeastward, NEnoun

    the compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees

    Synonyms:
    northeastward, nor'-east, atomic number 10, neon, northeastern United States

    Antonyms:
    south

  2. Northeast, northeastern United Statesnoun

    the northeastern region of the United States

    Synonyms:
    northeastward, nor'-east, northeastern United States

    Antonyms:
    south

  3. northeastnoun

    the direction corresponding to the northeastward compass point

    Synonyms:
    northeastward, nor'-east, northeastern United States

    Antonyms:
    south

  4. northeastadjective

    a location in the northeastern part of a country, region, or city

    Synonyms:
    northeastward, nor'-east, northeastern United States

    Antonyms:
    south

  5. northeastern, northeasterly, northeastadjective

    situated in or oriented toward the northeast

    "the northeasterly part of the island"

    Synonyms:
    northeasterly, northeastern

    Antonyms:
    south

  6. northeasterly, northeastadverb

    coming from the northeast

    "northeasterly winds"

    Synonyms:
    northeasterly, northeastern

    Antonyms:
    south

  7. northeast, north-east, nor'-eastadverb

    to, toward, or in the northeast

    Synonyms:
    nor'-east, north-east

    Antonyms:
    south

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How to use northeast in a sentence?

  1. Benjamin Lessing:

    Most of the violence has been in this region, the north and the northeast region, and it's a place where these gangs are actively fighting each other to achieve some kind of local hegemony or at least carve out space, it doesn't mean these gangs don't exist in the rest of Brazil -- they do, and there's violence in other parts of Brazil too related to these gangs. But it seems like where the fighting is very intense right now is in this north-northeast region.

  2. Tom Graziano:

    The good news is that once the ongoing river flooding recedes, the risk for additional widespread major flooding is low across the country for the remainder of the spring, because of a mild winter and little snow accumulation, the western half of the country, the Upper Midwest, the Middle Atlantic and Northeast all have a low risk of river flooding, which is typically enhanced by snow melt.

  3. Mickie Abatemarco:

    In the northeast you do hear more about churches and parishes closing, but down in the south, and particularly the southeast, our numbers are very robust.

  4. Geoffrey Crothall:

    The northeast is going to have a huge problem, because there's not the job creation, there's not the new enterprises coming up that can absorb these laid-off workers, a lot of those being laid off are 40-50 years old, and nearing retirement age. It's going to be very difficult for them to find another job.

  5. Chaz French:

    We give a f--- about these kids in southeast who can't eat, we give a f--- about these kids in northeast who feel like this is the only place they will ever see. We give a f--- about the homeless people who are talented and didn't never have a way out.

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