northeaster

noun
north·​east·​er | \ nȯrth-ˈē-stər How to pronounce northeaster (audio) , nȯr-ˈē- How to pronounce northeaster (audio) \

Definition of northeaster

1 : a strong northeast wind
2 or nor'easter \ nȯr-​ˈē-​stər How to pronounce northeaster (audio) \ : a storm with northeast winds

First Known Use of northeaster

1753, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Northeaster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/northeaster. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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