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Definitions of south:

part of speech: adjective

Lying towards the south.

part of speech: adjective

Lying in the direction of the point of the compass opposite the north; going to, or coming from, any point in that direction.

part of speech: adverb

Away from the north.

part of speech: noun

The direction in which the sun appears at noon to the people N. of the Tropic of Cancer: any land opposite the N.

part of speech: adverb

Towards the south.

part of speech: adjective

Being in the south.

part of speech: noun

That one of the principal points of the compass which is directly opposite the north; a region lying to the south of another: the South, the section of the United States lying below the southern boundary of Pennsylvania.

part of speech: adjective, adverb

Southerly, Southward.

part of speech: noun

The direction in which the sun always appears at noon in the northern hemisphere north of the tropic; one of the four cardinal points; the direction opposite to the north.

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