southeast

Definitions of southeast
  1. noun
    the compass point midway between south and east; at 135 degrees
    synonyms: SE, sou'-east, southeastward
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    type of:
    compass point, point
    any of 32 horizontal directions indicated on the card of a compass
  2. noun
    the direction corresponding to the southeastward compass point
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    type of:
    direction
    the spatial relation between something and the course along which it points or moves
  3. noun
    a location in the southeastern part of a country, region, or city
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    location
    a point or extent in space
  4. adjective
    situated in or oriented toward the southeast
    synonyms: southeasterly, southeastern
    south
    situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south
  5. adjective
    coming from the southeast
    synonyms: southeasterly
    south
    situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south
  6. adverb
    to, toward, or in the southeast
    synonyms: sou'-east, south-east
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