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sou'wester Syllabification: sou'·west·er
Pronunciation: /ˌsouˈwestər/

Definition of sou'wester in English:


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A waterproof hat with a broad flap covering the neck.
Example sentences
  • He took his entire kit with him - his standard-issue uniform, an extra jumper, a waterproof cape and a sou'wester hat.
  • I hung on to the back of his kilt as he set off in his stout brogues and little protection against the weather other than a sou'wester and a mackintosh.
  • One of the things I most liked having was a mackintosh, sou'wester and gum boots.

Words that rhyme with sou'wester

arrester, Avesta, Chester, contester, ester, Esther, fester, fiesta, Hester, investor, jester, Leicester, Lester, molester, Nestor, pester, polyester, protester, quester, semester, sequester, siesta, suggester, tester, trimester, vesta, zester
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