easterly: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (ē'stur-lē), [key]
— adj., adv., n., pl. -lies.
- moving, directed, or situated toward the east: an easterly course.
- (esp. of a wind) coming from the east: an easterly gale.
- toward the east.
- from the east.
- a wind that blows from the east.
- easterly (Thesaurus)