Definition of west-north-westerly in English:

west-north-westerly

adjective

  • Directed towards the west-north-west. Of a wind: blowing from the west-north-west.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in Samuel Purchas. From west + north-westerly.

Pronunciation

west-north-westerly

/ˌwɛs(t)nɔː(θ)ˈwɛstəli/