Definition of nor-nor-west in US English:

nor-nor-west

(also nor'-nor'-west)

adverb

  • North-north-west.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in William Bourne (c1535–1582), writer on mathematics. Shortened from north-north-west.

Pronunciation

nor-nor-west

/ˌnɔːnɔːˈwɛst/