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North

Definition

[n] any region lying in or toward the north
[n] the United States (especially the northern states during the American Civil War); "he has visited every state in the Union"; "Lee hoped to detach Maryland from the Union"; "the North's superior resources turned the scale"
[n] the region of the United States lying north of the Mason-Dixon line
[n] British statesman under George III whose policies led to rebellion in the American colonies (1732-1792)
[n] the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
[n] the direction in which a compass needle points
[adv] in a northern direction; "they earn more up north"; "Let's go north!"
[adj] situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the north; "artists like north light"; "the north portico"


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Antonyms

south