Learn how to say Nor’wester correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word nor’wester:
a less common name for sou’wester
a drink of strong liquor
a strong northwest wind
(New Zealand) a hot dry wind from the Southern Alps
C18 (in the sense: storm from the northwest): a contraction of northwester
Example Sentences Including ‘nor’wester’
The nor’wester that plagues the region every summer and leaves paddocks and parks tinder-dry is not as common anywhere else.
NEW ZEALAND HERALD (2004)
The wind had come around northwest, stiffening overnight, and everyone knew the cod bit best in a nor’wester.
Mark Mills AMAGANSETT (2004)