north-west north-west

Definition(s):

  • (adv) to, toward, or in the northwest

Synonym(s)

News

  • At Least 56 Dead in Spanish Train Derailment

    A Spanish train travelling in the North-west of the country derailed on Wednesday, killing at least 35 people.         
    on July 25, 2013     Source: The Atlantic Wire

Quotes

  1. "I continue to believe that it is a strategic error for us to maintain a long-term occupation in Iraq at a time when conditions in Afghanistan are worsening, al-Qaida is continuing to establish bases in areas of north-west Pakistan, resources there...
    on Jul 3, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: guardian.co.uk

  2. "Premier Iemma should can the metro plan and recommit to a high capacity heavy rail service to Sydney's north-west to meet future population growth," Ms Rhiannon said. "It never made sense to change horses mid-stream. Planning for the...
    on Jul 30, 2008 By: Lee Rhiannon Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Word of the Day
periphery periphery
/pə ˈrɪ fə ri /