Definition of north-westwardly in English:

north-westwardly

adjective

  • Directed towards or situated in the north-west.

adverb

  • In a north-westerly direction; towards the north-west.

Origin

Mid 18th century. From north + westwardly. Compare slightly earlier north-westwardly<br>mid 18th century; earliest use found in The Pennsylvania Gazette. From north-westward + -ly, after westwardly.

Pronunciation

north-westwardly

/ˌnɔːθˈwɛstwədli/