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Synonyms for northern
ˈnɔr ðərnnorth·ern

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Wiktionary

  1. northernadjective

    Synonyms:
    boreal, septentrional

    Antonyms:
    austral, southern, meridional

  2. northernadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    septentrional, boreal

    Antonyms:
    southern, austral, meridional

  3. northernadjective

    Blowing from the north; northerly.

    Synonyms:
    septentrional, boreal

    Antonyms:
    meridional, southern, austral

  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"

    Synonyms:
    northerly

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

  3. northerly, northernadjective

    situated in or oriented toward the north

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

    Synonyms:
    northerly

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

  4. northerly, northernadjective

    coming from the north; used especially of wind

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

    Synonyms:
    northerly

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

  5. northernadjective

    situated in or coming from regions of the north

    "the northern hemisphere"; "northern autumn colors"

    Synonyms:
    northerly

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. northernadjective

    Synonyms:
    north, northerly, boreal, arctic

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. northernadjective

    Synonyms:
    boreal, north, arctic, northerly, septentrion

  2. northernadjective

    Synonyms:
    hyperborean

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "northern":

    north, nordic, nord, northerly, norte, north-, norden, northerners, boreal, norse, n., ireland

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How to use northern in a sentence?

  1. Francesco Cappuccio:

    In Northern European countries it's usually a forced nap. You've been pushed to have a nap.

  2. James Burke:

    Courtly love-poetry may first have been written during long periods of abstinence on the Crusades, but it would not have flourished in the cold of northern Europe without some help from the chimney.

  3. Adam Smith:

    The big story is the fact that we haven't even gotten to the hyperactive hurricane season, which is widely predicted in the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf Ocean states, we also haven't gotten to the wildfire season out West. For California, particularly Northern California, Oregon and Washington, the wildfire season could be another strong season.

  4. United States:

    Following waves of restrictive legislation in the United States, the parallels between women seeking abortion in the United States and Ireland and Northern Ireland are striking, women in Northern Ireland have three options when faced with a pregnancy they do not want or feel they can not continue : travel long distances to access in-clinic abortion care, remain pregnant, or self-source their own abortion outside the formal healthcare setting.

  5. Actress Bette Midler:

    Egyptians, in history and today, have NEVER been white. BRING BACK GEOGRAPHY!! It's Africa! dear Hollywood, Egypt is in Africa. Northern to be exact. Why is that so hard to grasp? Stop gentrifying African countries.

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