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

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

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

    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States


  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

    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States


  3. southwestnoun

    the direction corresponding to the southwestward compass point

    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States


  4. southwestadjective

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

    sou'-west, southwestward, southwestern United States


  5. southwesterly, southwestadjective

    coming from the southwest

    "the winds are southwesterly"

    southwestern, southwesterly


  6. southwest, southwestern, southwesterlyadverb

    situated in or oriented toward the southwest

    southwestern, southwesterly


  7. southwest, south-west, sou'westadverb

    to, toward, or in the southwest

    south-west, sou'west


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  1. List of paraphrases for "southwest":

    southwestern, south-west, south-western, sw, sud-ouest, southwesterly, west, s.w.

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  1. Andrea Young:

    What I witnessed at a polling precinct in Southwest Atlanta was an older voter who voted in person because her absentee ballot had not arrived. She returned home to find the ballot had been delivered and was so conscientious that she brought it back to the polls and destroyed it in the presence of poll workers.

  2. Mark Daniels:

    They've set us up for failure here on the southwest border completely, and let me give you some numbers that kind of highlight what's going on. This fiscal year we've had 10,000 pounds of fentanyl, 180,000 pounds of meth, 86,000 pounds of cocaine, 5,000 pounds of heroin, and 311,000 pounds of marijuana come through the southwest border this fiscal year.

  3. 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.

  4. Election Day , Trump:

    There's nothing new under the sun, i think many of Election Day , Trump are aware that President Wilson 100 years ago, a little over a 100 years ago, deployed the US Army to the Southwest border. That's over a century ago. The threat then was Pancho Villa's troops, a revolutionary raiding across the border into the United States, New Mexico, in 1916 and there's a more recent history of DoD support on United States : It spans four administrations and both political parties.

  5. Southwest Airlines:

    We continue to cooperate fully with the National Transportation Safety Board's ongoing investigation into flight 1380. Safety is our top priority at Southwest, and we appreciate the efforts of the NTSB Investigators in developing today's Preliminary Report.

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