the Southern Lights

plural noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Southern Lights

:large areas of green, red, blue, or yellow light that sometimes appear in the night sky in far southern regions

Word by Word Definitions

southern play
  1. : of, relating to, or characteristic of a region conventionally designated South

  2. : lying toward the south

  3. : coming from the south

  1. : the dialect of English spoken in most of the Chesapeake Bay area, the coastal plain and the greater part of the upland plateau in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Georgia, and the Gulf states at least as far west as the valley of the Brazos in Texas and sometimes taken to include the south Midland area

lights play
  1. : the lungs especially of a slaughtered animal


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