Definition of south-southwesterly in English:

south-southwesterly

adjective

  • 1Directed towards the south-southwest.

  • 2Of a wind: blowing from the south-southwest.

adverb

  • South-southwest.

Origin

Early 19th century; earliest use found in John Cam Hobhouse (1786–1869), politician. From south + southwesterly.

Pronunciation

south-southwesterly

/ˌsaʊ(θ)saʊ(θ)ˈwɛstəli/