Definition of South


  • the direction corresponding to the southward cardinal compass point
  • a location in the southern part of a country, region, or city
  • the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees
    - due south - s
  • the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
    - confederate states - confederate states of america - dixieland
  • the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line


  • situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south
    "the south entrance"


  • in a southern direction
    "we moved south"
    - to the south - in the south
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Unscramble south

43 unscramble word found using the letters south.

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