northeaster

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

Definition of northeaster 

1 : a strong northeast wind

2 or nor'easter \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

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English Language Learners Definition of northeaster

: a strong wind that blows from the northeast

: a storm with winds that blow from the northeast

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