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firetrucks

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downriver

  • adverb away from the source or with the current
    downstream.

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shirr

  • verb bake (eggs) in their shells until they are set
    • shirr the eggs

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upriver

  • adverb toward the source or against the current
    upstream.

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boldface

  • noun a typeface with thick heavy lines
    bold face; bold.
  • verb print in boldface

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uptown

  • noun a residential part of town away from the central commercial district
  • adjective of or located in the upper part of a town
    • uptown residential areas

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pleat

  • noun any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
    plait.
  • verb pleat or gather into a ruffle
    ruffle.
    • ruffle the curtain fabric

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northbound

  • adjective satellite moving toward the north
    northward.
    • the northbound lane
    • we took the north train
    • the northward flow of traffic

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minibus

  • noun a light bus (4 to 10 passengers)

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downhill

  • noun the downward slope of a hill
  • noun a ski race down a trail

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autostrada

  • noun an expressway in an Italian-speaking country

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southbound

  • adjective satellite moving toward the south
    southward.
    • a southbound train

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southeasterly

  • adjective satellite coming from the southeast
    southeast.
    • southeasterly breezes
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the southeast
    southeast; southeastern.

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westbound

  • adjective satellite moving toward the west
    westerly; westward.
    • westbound pioneers

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southwesterly

  • adjective satellite coming from the southwest
    southwest.
    • the winds are southwesterly
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the southwest
    southwestern; southwest.

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eastbound

  • adjective satellite moving toward the east
    eastward.
    • eastbound trains

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northeasterly

  • adjective satellite coming from the northeast
    northeast.
    • northeasterly winds
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the northeast
    northeastern; northeast.
    • the northeasterly part of the island

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uphill

  • noun the upward slope of a hill
  • adjective satellite sloping upward
    rising; acclivitous.

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subtopic

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skywards

  • adverb toward the sky
    skyward.
    • look skywards!

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northwesterly

  • adjective satellite coming from the northwest
    northwest.
    • northwesterly winds
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the northwest
    northwestern; northwest.

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stateside

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westwards

  • adverb toward the west
    westward.
    • they traveled westward toward the setting sun
  • noun the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
    due west; west; W; westward.

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catchall

  • noun an enclosure or receptacle for odds and ends

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northeastward

  • noun the compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees
    NE; northeast; nor'-east.
  • adjective satellite toward the northeast

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lettered

  • adjective satellite highly educated; having extensive information or understanding
    knowing; knowledgeable; well-read; learned; well-educated.
    • knowing instructors
    • a knowledgeable critic
    • a knowledgeable audience
  • verb win an athletic letter
    letter.

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shoreward

  • adjective (of winds) coming from the sea toward the land
    seaward; inshore; onshore.
    • an inshore breeze
    • an onshore gale
    • sheltered from seaward winds

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commuter

  • noun a passenger train that is ridden primarily by passengers who travel regularly from one place to another
    commuter train.
  • noun someone who travels regularly from home in a suburb to work in a city

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northwestward

  • noun the compass point midway between north and west; at 315 degrees
    nor'-west; NW; northwest.
  • adjective satellite toward the northwest

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northwards

  • adverb in a northern direction
    northerly; northward; north.
    • they earn more up north
    • Let's go north!
  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
    northward; due north; north; N.

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lemming

  • noun any of various short-tailed furry-footed rodents of circumpolar distribution

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eastwards

  • adverb toward the east
    eastward.
    • they migrated eastward to Sweden
  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees
    eastward; east; E; due east.

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boldface

  • noun a typeface with thick heavy lines
    bold face; bold.
  • verb print in boldface

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southwestward

  • noun the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees
    sou'-west; SW; southwest.
  • adjective satellite toward the southwest

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backpacker

  • noun a hiker who wears a backpack
    packer.

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crosstown

  • adjective satellite going or extending across a town or city
    cross-town.
    • the crosstown bus
    • crosstown traffic
  • adverb across a town or city
    • he traveled crosstown

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freeway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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vacationer

  • noun someone on vacation; someone who is devoting time to pleasure or relaxation rather than to work
    vacationist.

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skyward

  • adjective satellite directed toward heaven or the sky
    heavenward.
    • the soul in its heavenward flight
  • adverb toward the sky
    skywards.
    • look skywards!

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holidaymaker

  • noun someone who travels for pleasure
    tourer; tourist.

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tag

  • noun a label written or printed on paper, cardboard, or plastic that is attached to something to indicate its owner, nature, price, etc.
    ticket.
  • noun a label associated with something for the purpose of identification
    • semantic tags were attached in order to identify different meanings of the word

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inexorably

  • adverb in an inexorable manner
    • time marches on inexorably

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runway

  • noun a bar or pair of parallel bars of rolled steel making the railway along which railroad cars or other vehicles can roll
    track; rail; rails.
  • noun a chute down which logs can slide

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unerringly

  • adverb without making errors
    • he unerringly fixed things for us

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northerly

  • noun a wind that blows from the north
    north wind; boreas; norther.
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the north
    northern.
    • the northern suburbs
    • going in a northerly direction

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downfield

  • adjective satellite toward or in the defending team's end of the playing field
    • he threw to a downfield receiver
  • adverb toward or in the defending team's end of the playing field
    • he caught the ball and ran downfield 15 yards

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southerly

  • noun a wind from the south
    souther; south wind.
  • adjective satellite situated in or oriented toward the south
    southern.
    • a southern exposure
    • took a southerly course

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southeastward

  • noun the compass point midway between south and east; at 135 degrees
    southeast; SE; sou'-east.
  • adjective satellite toward the southeast

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expressway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; pike; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway.

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ssw

  • noun the compass point midway between south and southwest
    sou'-sou'-west; south southwest.

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compass

  • noun navigational instrument for finding directions
  • noun an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control: "the range of a supersonic jet"
    ambit; reach; orbit; range; scope.
    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice
    • the ambit of municipal legislation
    • within the compass of this article
    • within the scope of an investigation
    • outside the reach of the law
    • in the political orbit of a world power

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seawards

  • adverb in the direction of the sea
    seaward; asea.
    • the sailor looked seaward
  • noun the direction toward the sea
    seaward.

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southwards

  • adverb toward the south
    southerly; southward.
    • the ship turned southerly
  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees
    due south; S; southward; south.

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freighter

  • noun a cargo ship
    merchant ship; merchantman; bottom.
    • they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms

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downwind

  • adjective satellite towards the side away from the wind
    lee.
  • adverb with the wind; in the direction the wind is blowing
    • they flew downwind

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easterly

  • noun a wind from the east
    easter; east wind.
  • adjective satellite lying in or toward the east
    eastern.
    • the east side of New York
    • eastern cities

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homewards

  • adverb toward home
    homeward.
    • fought his way homeward through the deep snow

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hiker

  • noun a foot traveler; someone who goes on an extended walk (for pleasure)
    tramp; tramper.

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purposefully

  • adverb in a purposeful manner
    • he caught the motorcycles in the full glare of his headlights, braked and slipped purposefully out of the car

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taillight

  • noun lamp (usually red) mounted at the rear of a motor vehicle
    rear lamp; rear light; tail lamp.

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upstream

  • adjective in the direction against a stream's current
  • adverb toward the source or against the current
    upriver.

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gyro

  • noun a Greek sandwich: sliced roast lamb with onion and tomato stuffed into pita bread
  • noun rotating mechanism in the form of a universally mounted spinning wheel that offers resistance to turns in any direction
    gyroscope.

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wsw

  • noun the compass point midway between west and southwest
    west southwest.

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westerly

  • noun the winds from the west that occur in the temperate zones of the Earth
    prevailing westerly.
  • adjective satellite of wind; from the west
    western.

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upcountry

  • adjective satellite of or coming from the middle of a region or country
    interior; midland.
    • upcountry districts

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prospector

  • noun someone who explores an area for mineral deposits

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convoy

  • noun a procession of land vehicles traveling together
  • noun a collection of merchant ships with an escort of warships

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upwind

  • adjective satellite towards the side exposed to wind
    weather.
  • adverb toward the wind
    leeward.
    • they were sailing leeward

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catchy

  • adjective satellite having concealed difficulty
    tricky.
    • a catchy question
    • a tricky recipe to follow
  • adjective satellite likely to attract attention
    attention-getting.
    • a catchy title for a movie

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determinedly

  • adverb with determination; in a determined manner
    unfalteringly; unshakably.
    • he clung to the past determinedly
  • adverb with ambition; in an ambitious and energetic manner
    ambitiously.
    • she pursued her goals ambitiously

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outbound

  • adjective satellite that is going out or leaving
    outward-bound; outward.
    • the departing train
    • an outward journey
    • outward-bound ships

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eastward

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees
    east; E; due east.
  • adjective satellite moving toward the east
    eastbound.
    • eastbound trains

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trekker

  • noun a traveler who makes a long arduous journey (as hiking through mountainous country)

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northward

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 0 or 360 degrees
    due north; north; N.
  • adjective satellite moving toward the north
    northbound.
    • the northbound lane
    • we took the north train
    • the northward flow of traffic

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sailboat

  • noun a small sailing vessel; usually with a single mast
    sailing boat.

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homeward

  • adjective satellite oriented toward home
    homeward-bound.
    • in a homeward direction
    • homeward-bound commuters
  • adverb toward home
    homewards.
    • fought his way homeward through the deep snow

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pleat

  • noun any of various types of fold formed by doubling fabric back upon itself and then pressing or stitching into shape
    plait.
  • verb pleat or gather into a ruffle
    ruffle.
    • ruffle the curtain fabric

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font

  • noun a specific size and style of type within a type family
    case; fount; face; typeface.
  • noun bowl for baptismal water
    baptistry; baptistery; baptismal font.

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ditch

  • noun a long narrow excavation in the earth
  • noun any small natural waterway

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inbound

  • adjective satellite directed or moving inward or toward a center
    inward.
    • the inbound train
    • inward flood of capital

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straight

  • noun a heterosexual person; someone having a sexual orientation to persons of the opposite sex
    straight person; heterosexual person; heterosexual.
  • noun a poker hand with 5 consecutive cards (regardless of suit)

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caravan

  • noun a procession (of wagons or mules or camels) traveling together in single file
    train; wagon train.
    • we were part of a caravan of almost a thousand camels
    • they joined the wagon train for safety
  • noun a camper equipped with living quarters
    van.

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downstream

  • adjective in the direction of a stream's current
  • adverb away from the source or with the current
    downriver.

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trucker

  • noun someone who drives a truck as an occupation
    truck driver; teamster.

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northeast

  • noun the compass point midway between north and east; at 45 degrees
    NE; northeastward; nor'-east.
  • noun the northeastern region of the United States
    northeastern United States.

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motorboat

  • noun a boat propelled by an internal-combustion engine
    powerboat.
  • verb ride in a motorboat

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downstairs

  • adjective on or of lower floors of a building
    downstair.
    • the downstairs (or downstair) phone
  • adverb on a floor below
    below; down the stairs; on a lower floor.
    • the tenants live downstairs

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downtown

  • noun the central area or commercial center of a town or city
    business district.
    • the heart of Birmingham's downtown
  • adjective of or located in the lower part of a town, or in the business center
    • downtown Manhattan
    • delinquents roaming the downtown streets

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motorway

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    thruway; pike; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.

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earthward

Toward the earth; -- opposed to heavenward or skyward.

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column

  • noun a line of units following one after another
  • noun a vertical glass tube used in column chromatography; a mixture is poured in the top and washed through a stationary substance where components of the mixture are adsorbed selectively to form colored bands
    chromatography column.

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style

  • noun how something is done or how it happens
    fashion; manner; way; mode.
    • her dignified manner
    • his rapid manner of talking
    • their nomadic mode of existence
    • in the characteristic New York style
    • a lonely way of life
    • in an abrasive fashion
  • noun a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
    expressive style.
    • all the reporters were expected to adopt the style of the newspaper

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parkway

  • noun a wide scenic road planted with trees
    drive.
    • the riverside drive offers many exciting scenic views

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font

  • noun a specific size and style of type within a type family
    case; fount; face; typeface.
  • noun bowl for baptismal water
    baptistry; baptistery; baptismal font.

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freighter

  • noun a cargo ship
    merchant ship; merchantman; bottom.
    • they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms

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southward

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is at 180 degrees
    due south; S; south.
  • adjective satellite moving toward the south
    southbound.
    • a southbound train

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boxcars

  • noun (usually plural) an expression used when two dice are thrown and both come up showing six spots
  • noun a freight car with roof and sliding doors in the sides
    boxcar.

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downslope

  • noun a downward slope or bend
    decline; descent; declivity; declination; fall; declension.

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riverboat

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westward

  • noun the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
    due west; west; W.
  • adjective satellite moving toward the west
    westerly; westbound.
    • westbound pioneers

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sailboat

  • noun a small sailing vessel; usually with a single mast
    sailing boat.

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upstairs

  • noun the part of a building above the ground floor
    • no one was allowed to see the upstairs
  • adjective on or of upper floors of a building
    upstair.
    • the upstairs maid
    • an upstairs room

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boater

  • noun a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown
    Panama hat; skimmer; Panama; sailor; leghorn; straw hat.
  • noun someone who drives or rides in a boat
    boatman; waterman.

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someplace

  • adverb in or at or to some place; (`someplace' is used informally for `somewhere')
    somewhere.
    • she must be somewhere

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convoy

  • noun a procession of land vehicles traveling together
  • noun a collection of merchant ships with an escort of warships

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nnw

  • noun the compass point that is midway between north and northwest
    nor'-nor'-west; north northwest.

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motorist

  • noun someone who drives (or travels in) an automobile
    automobilist.

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toward

In the direction of; to.
He set his face toward the wilderness. Num. xxiv. 1.
The waves make towards'' the pebbled shore. Shak.

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trawler

  • noun a fisherman who use a trawl net
  • noun a fishing boat that uses a trawl net or dragnet to catch fish
    dragger.

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southwest

  • noun the compass point midway between south and west; at 225 degrees
    southwestward; sou'-west; SW.
  • noun the southwestern region of the United States generally including New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Nevada, California, and sometimes Utah and Colorado
    southwestern United States.

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traveler

  • noun a person who changes location
    traveller.

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northwest

  • noun the direction corresponding to the northwestward compass point
  • noun the northwestern region of the United States
    northwestern United States.

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lettuce

  • noun informal terms for money
    moolah; wampum; clams; gelt; kale; lucre; sugar; dinero; simoleons; loot; boodle; dough; shekels; scratch; cabbage; pelf; lolly; bread.
  • noun any of various plants of the genus Lactuca

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bus

  • noun a vehicle carrying many passengers; used for public transport
    coach; omnibus; motorbus; motorcoach; passenger vehicle; charabanc; jitney; autobus; double-decker.
    • he always rode the bus to work
  • noun the topology of a network whose components are connected by a busbar
    bus topology.

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