Definition of south adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//saʊθ//
    ; NAmE NAmE//saʊθ//
    (abbreviation S, So.) [only before noun]
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  1. 1  in or towards the south South Wales They live on the south coast.
  2. 2  a south wind blows from the south compare southerly
  3. Word OriginOld English sūth, of Germanic origin; related to Low German sud.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: south