"south" in the noun sense
the region of the United States lying to the south of the Mason-Dixon line
2. Confederacy, Confederate States, Confederate States of America, South, Dixie, Dixieland
the southern states that seceded from the United States in 1861
3. south, due south, southward, S
the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees
a location in the southern part of a country, region, or city
the direction corresponding to the southward cardinal compass point
"south" in the adjective sense
situated in or facing or moving toward or coming from the south
"the south entrance"
"south" in the adverb sense
1. south, to the south, in the south
in a southern direction
"we moved south"
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