Definition of nor'-west in English:

nor'-west

(also nor-wast, nor-west)

adverb

  • North-west.

adjective

  • North-west.

noun

  • North-west. Also (occasionally): a thing from the north-west.

Origin

Late 15th century. Shortened from north-west.

Pronunciation

nor'-west

/ˌnɔːˈwɛst/