Definition of 'northerly'
- a wind that blows from the north
Synonyms: north wind norther boreas
- situated in or oriented toward the north; "the northern suburbs"; "going in a northerly direction"
- coming from the north; used especially of wind; "the north wind doth blow"; "a northern snowstorm"; "the winds are northerly"
- in a northern direction; "they earn more up north"; "Let's go north!"
Synonyms: north to the north in the north northwards northward