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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A storm blowing from a certain direction.

Usage examples (33)
  • Is a "northeaster" a wind blowing to the northeast or from the northeast?
  • About eleven o'clock, the storm struck, a full-blown northeaster.
  • But as bad as it is, even a northeaster is not as bad as the frozen ice we had.
  • Appears that our northeaster of last week killed the two eaglets on that nest-cam site. for more
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