sou'wester

Primary Meanings of sou'wester

1.
n
a strong wind from the southwest
2.
n
waterproof hat with wide slanting brim longer in back than in front
Full Definitions of sou'wester
1

n a strong wind from the southwest

Synonyms:
southwester
Type of:
air current, current of air, wind
air moving (sometimes with considerable force) from an area of high pressure to an area of low pressure
2

n waterproof hat with wide slanting brim longer in back than in front

Type of:
chapeau, hat, lid
headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim

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