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Synonyms of leeward

Noun


1. leeward, direction

usage: the direction in which the wind is blowing

2. lee, lee side, leeward, side, face

usage: the side of something that is sheltered from the wind

Adjective


1. leeward (vs. windward), downwind, lee(prenominal)

usage: on the side away from the wind; "on the leeward side of the island"

Adverb


1. leeward, upwind

usage: toward the wind; "they were sailing leeward"

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