Definition of 'southerly'
- a wind from the south
Synonyms: south wind souther
- situated in or oriented toward the south; "a southern exposure"; "took a southerly course"
- from the south; used especially of wind; "a hot southerly wind"; "southern breezes"; "the winds are southerly"
- toward the south; "the ship turned southerly"
- from the south; "a wind blew southerly"