northeaster

noun north·east·er \ nȯrth-ˈē-stər , nȯr-ˈē- \

Definition of northeaster

1 : a strong northeast wind
2 or nor'easter play \nȯr-ˈē-stər\ : a storm with northeast winds

First Known Use of northeaster

1753

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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NORTHEASTER Defined for English Language Learners

northeaster

Definition of northeaster for English Language Learners

  • : a strong wind that blows from the northeast

  • : a storm with winds that blow from the northeast



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