northeast: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (nôrth"ēst'Naut.nôr"ēst'), [key]
- a point on the compass midway between north and east. Abbr.: NE
- a region in this direction.
- the northeastern part of the United States.
- toward or in the northeast: sailing northeast.
- coming from the northeast: a northeast wind.
- directed toward the northeast: a northeast course.
- northeast (Thesaurus)