Definition of sou'wester in English:


Line breaks: sou'|wester
Pronunciation: /saʊˈwɛstə


  • A waterproof hat with a broad flap covering the neck.
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    • 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.

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