Definition of Southwest


  • a location in the southwestern part of a country, region, or city
  • the direction corresponding to the southwestward compass point
  • the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado
    - southwestern united states
  • the compass point midway between south and west
    at 225 degrees
    - sou' west - sw


  • situated in or oriented toward the southwest
  • coming from the southwest
    "the winds are southwesterly"


  • to, toward, or in the southwest
    - south west - sou'west
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Unscramble southwest

228 unscramble word found using the letters southwest.

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