southbound

adjective south·bound \ ˈsau̇th-ˌbau̇nd \
|Updated on: 11 Jul 2018

Definition of southbound

: traveling or heading south

Examples of southbound in a Sentence

  1. The southbound lanes are closed to traffic.

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First Known Use of southbound

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Definition of southbound for English Language Learners

  • : going or heading south


SOUTHBOUND Defined for Kids

southbound

adjective south·bound \ ˈsau̇th-ˌbau̇nd \

Definition of southbound for Students

: going south
  • a southbound train


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