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Synonyms for southwest
ˌsaʊθˈwɛst; Naut. ˌsaʊ-south·west

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. southwest, sou'-west, southwestward, SWnoun

    the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees

    Synonyms:
    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States

    Antonyms:
    north

  2. Southwest, southwestern United Statesnoun

    the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado

    Synonyms:
    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States

    Antonyms:
    north

  3. southwestnoun

    the direction corresponding to the southwestward compass point

    Synonyms:
    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States

    Antonyms:
    north

  4. southwestadjective

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

    Synonyms:
    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States

    Antonyms:
    north

  5. southwesterly, southwestadjective

    coming from the southwest

    "the winds are southwesterly"

    Synonyms:
    southwestern, southwesterly

    Antonyms:
    north

  6. southwest, southwestern, southwesterlyadverb

    situated in or oriented toward the southwest

    Synonyms:
    southwestern, southwesterly

    Antonyms:
    north

  7. southwest, south-west, sou'westadverb

    to, toward, or in the southwest

    Synonyms:
    south-west, sou'west

    Antonyms:
    north

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How to use southwest in a sentence?

  1. Rodney Davis:

    It's a good first step to help a company out, the rule was not initially designed to impact companies like Southwest.

  2. Casey Murray:

    What was a minor temporary event for other carriers devastated Southwest Airlines because our operation has become brittle and subject to massive failures under the slightest pressure, southwest Airlines Pilots Association are tired and frustrated because our operation is running on empty due to a lack of support from the company.

  3. Northern Command:

    On April 13, 2019, at approximately 2 p.m. CDT, five to six Mexican military personnel questioned two U.S. Army soldiers who were conducting border support operations in an unmarked( Customs and Border Protection) vehicle near the southwest border in the vicinity of Clint, Texas, the US soldiers were appropriately in US territory.

  4. Southwest Airlines:

    Our employees are our everyday heroes and are trained to de-escalate conflict while delivering heartfelt hospitality on nearly 4,000 flights to nearly the half-million customers who fly Southwest every day.

  5. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly:

    This is all about securing and safeguarding the southwest border but at the same time -- and this is critical -- making sure the free flow of legal movement and people and commercial interest north and south happen. And we're dedicated to that. yes, under the Obama administration they turned back a large number of individuals, but that's because it was a very open border almost.

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