westerly
1. [ adjective ] lying in or toward the west
Synonyms: western
Related terms: west
2. [ adverb ] toward the west
Examples:

"we began to steer away westerly"- Daniel Defoe

Related terms: west west
3. [ adjective ] moving toward the west
Synonyms: westward westbound
Examples:

"westbound pioneers"

Related terms: west
4. [ adverb ] from the west
Examples:

"the wind blew westerly"

Related terms: easterly west west
5. [ adjective ] of wind; from the west
Synonyms: western
Related terms: west
6. [ noun ] (meteorology) the west-to-east winds that occur in the temperate zones of the Earth
Synonyms: prevailing_westerly
Related terms: west_wind
7. [ noun ] (meteorology) wind that blows from west to east
Synonyms: wester west_wind
Related terms: wind prevailing_westerly
Similar spelling:   Wester
  westerner
  Westray
  Western
  Westerlund
  Westerling
  western_yew
  Westerfield
  Westerman
  Westra
  Westervelt
  Westernize
  westernise
  Western_ax
  Westergard
  Westerberg
  westernmost
  Western_axe
  Westrick
  Westrich