- 1 toward the south This room faces south.
- 2 south of something nearer to the south than something They live ten miles south of Hartford.
- 3 south of something (informal or finance) less or lower than something The drug is achieving revenues just south of $1 billion per quarter. Interest rates will end somewhere south of 6.5%. opposite north Idioms
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to or in the south, especially the southern states of the U.S. They've gone to live down south.
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