Definition Of northwest
lying toward, near, or facing the northwest.
the northwest corner of the square
of or denoting the northwestern part of a country, region, or town, or its inhabitants.
the northwestern part of a country, region, or town.
they had originally come from someplace in the northwest of Mexico
the point of the horizon midway between north and west.
he pointed to the northwest
to or toward the northwest.
he turned onto the highway and headed northwest