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Synonyms for southern
ˈsʌð ərn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. southern(adj)

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

    "southern hospitality"; "southern cooking"; "southern plantations"

    Synonyms:
    southerly

    Antonyms:
    northern, Union, Federal, blue, north, north-central, boreal, circumboreal, Yankee, septrional

  2. southerly, southern(adj)

    situated in or oriented toward the south

    "a southern exposure"; "took a southerly course"

    Synonyms:
    southerly

    Antonyms:
    blue, north, northern, Yankee, circumboreal, septrional, boreal, north-central, Union, Federal

  3. southern(adj)

    situated in or coming from regions of the south

    "the southern hemisphere"; "southern constellations"

    Synonyms:
    southerly

    Antonyms:
    north, septrional, circumboreal, northern, boreal, Federal, north-central, blue, Union, Yankee

  4. southerly, southern(adj)

    from the south; used especially of wind

    "a hot southerly wind"; "southern breezes"; "the winds are southerly"

    Synonyms:
    southerly

    Antonyms:
    northern, Yankee, blue, septrional, boreal, north, Union, circumboreal, north-central, Federal

Wiktionary

  1. southern(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    meridional, austral

    Antonyms:
    septentrional, northern, boreal

  2. southern(adjective)

    from or pertaining to the southern part of any region

    Synonyms:
    meridional, austral

    Antonyms:
    boreal, septentrional, northern

  3. southern(adjective)

    from or pertaining to the South, the south-eastern states of the United States, or to the inhabitants or culture of that region.

    The southern climate.

    Synonyms:
    meridional, austral

    Antonyms:
    septentrional, boreal, northern

  4. southern(adjective)

    Of a wind: blowing from the south; southerly.

    Synonyms:
    austral, meridional

    Antonyms:
    boreal, septentrional, northern

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. southern(a.)

    Synonyms:
    southerly, south

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "southern":

    south, sud, austral, southerly, south-, nan, nanfang

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How to use southern in a sentence?

  1. Zaher Abu Hassan:

    In southern Aleppo, yes there is an operations room, but the goal is (to repeat it) on all the active fronts.

  2. Raini Brunson:

    As part of our support, USACE researched a variety of deterrent options, which included the construction of a trench as part of the barrier system along the southern border, after we performed a feasibility analysis, USACE did not execute trench construction as part of the final barrier system due to it being both cost-prohibitive and causing significant schedule delays.

  3. Alessandro Rosina:

    In southern Europe, reciprocal help is an important value, for emotional and material reasons. Young people leave home later than their northern European contemporaries. They live close to their parents, so their parents can help with child-rearing and then they, in turn, take care of elderly parents. Because of COVID, this system is now in crisis.

  4. White House:

    Industry should be in communication with their counterparts in Mexico to encourage the Mexican government to work with the Administration and stave off the dangerous crisis at our southern border as quickly as possible.

  5. Martin Griffiths:

    Listening to southern stakeholders is important to the political efforts to achieve peace in the country.

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