Windward Islands

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geographical name Wind·ward Islands \ˈwind-wərd\

Definition of Windward Islands

  1. 1 islands of the West Indies in the southern Lesser Antilles extending south from Martinique but not including Barbados, Tobago, or Trinidad

  2. 2 former colony in British West Indies comprising the territories of Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent, and Grenada in the Windward Islands and Dominica in the Leeward Islands

  3. 3 or French Îles du Ventplay \ˌēl-due-ˈväⁿ\ islands in the South Pacific population 184,224 The Windward Islands form the eastern group of the Society Islands, including Tahiti.


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