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  1. westerly

    • IPA[ˈwestərlē]

    美式

    • adj.
      lying or moving in a westward position or direction;(of a wind) blowing from the west
    • adv.
      in or toward a westward position or direction
    • n.
      a wind blowing from the west.;the belt of prevailing westerly winds in the mid-latitudes of the northern and southern hemispheres.
    • noun: westerly, plural noun: westerlies

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    • 相關詞

    形容詞

    • 1. lying or moving in a westward position or direction he stumbled slowly along in a westerly direction the westerly end of Sunset Boulevard
    • (of a wind) blowing from the west a stiff westerly breeze

    副詞

    • 1. in or toward a westward position or direction our plan was to keep westerly

    名詞

    • 1. a wind blowing from the west.
    • the belt of prevailing westerly winds in the mid-latitudes of the northern and southern hemispheres.
    • adj.
      lying towards, near, or facing the south-west: the room enjoys south-westerly views of the mountains
    • adv.
      to or towards the south-west: make straight south-westerly from here
    • n.
      a wind blowing from the south-west; a southwester: a cold and vicious south-westerly

    Oxford Dictionary

    • adj.
      lying towards, facing, or originating from the north-west: the most north-westerly point in France, this land has a character all its own
    • adv.
      to or towards the north-west: he endeavoured as straight north as he could but the valleys led north-westerly
    • n.
      a wind blowing from the north-west; a northwester.

    Oxford Dictionary

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    • IPA[ˈwɛstəli]

    英式

    • adj.
      lying or moving in a westward position or direction: he stumbled slowly along in a westerly direction the westerly end of Sunset Boulevard
    • adv.
      in or towards a westward position or direction: our plan was to keep westerly
    • n.
      a wind blowing from the west: high ground and prevailing westerlies give a lot of rainfall

    Oxford Dictionary

    • IPA[ˈwestərlē]

    美式

    • an industrial and resort town in southwestern Rhode Island, on the Connecticut border; ...

    Oxford American Dictionary