Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / northerly

other words for northerly

MOST RELEVANT
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

USE northerly IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

QUIZZES

Quiz Yourself On You’re vs. Your!

START THE QUIZ

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

I’m drawn to cold climates and northerly latitudes — and wherever harsh weather exists, you’re likely to find tough wool sweaters knitted for the purpose of surviving it.
Between this and the Channel we were delayed by a succession of northerly winds.
The river then trends in a northerly direction for seven miles, without any sinuosity of consequence.
Adiutrix for work elsewhere, it recalled both governor and legion, and gave up the more northerly of his nominal conquests.
AS the wolf is a native of cold climates, he must have passed northerly into America, since he is met with in both continents.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
Accomentas, a band, or division of the Pawtucket Indians inhabiting the northerly part of Massachusetts in 1674.
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
I camped, at about 19,500 feet, on the moraine-covered glacier opposite the junction of the northerly branch from Pks.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Of tropical fruits, the number is not so great in Peru as in the more northerly district of Guayaquil.
Progress was hardly to be expected, but survival was far easier than in more northerly regions.
Deerfield was at that time the most northerly settlement on the Connecticut river, a few families at Northfield excepted.

WORDS RELATED TO NORTHERLY

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

perdureverb (used without object) | [per-door, -dyoor ]SEE DEFINITION
Get Online Help For Kids!