Definition of norther in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈnôrT͟Hər/


A strong cold north wind blowing in autumn and winter over Texas, Florida, and the Gulf of Mexico.
Example sentences
  • Three days later a Texas norther blew everything down.
  • Saltwater anglers and spring-break tourists suffered a miserable setback Tuesday as the wet norther pushed across southeast Texas.
  • Guided by the bright moon, those birds arrived with the wet leading edge of a norther expected to chill southeast Texas today.

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Syllabification: north·er

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