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Meaning of "northbound" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF NORTHBOUND

northbound  [ˈnɔːθˌbaʊnd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF NORTHBOUND

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Northbound is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES NORTHBOUND MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of northbound in the English dictionary

The definition of northbound in the dictionary is going or leading towards the north.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH NORTHBOUND


casebound
ˈkeɪsˌbaʊnd
clothbound
ˈklɒθˌbaʊnd
earthbound
ˈɜːθˌbaʊnd
eastbound
ˈiːstˌbaʊnd
fogbound
ˈfɒɡˌbaʊnd
hardbound
ˈhɑːdˌbaʊnd
hidebound
ˈhaɪdˌbaʊnd
housebound
ˈhaʊsˌbaʊnd
icebound
ˈaɪsˌbaʊnd
inbound
ˈɪnˌbaʊnd
ironbound
ˈaɪənˌbaʊnd
leatherbound
ˈleðəˌbaʊnd
outbound
ˈaʊtˌbaʊnd
paperbound
ˈpeɪpəˌbaʊnd
snowbound
ˈsnəʊˌbaʊnd
soft-bound
ˈsɒftˌbaʊnd
southbound
ˈsaʊθˌbaʊnd
spellbound
ˈspɛlˌbaʊnd
stormbound
ˈstɔːmˌbaʊnd
westbound
ˈwɛstˌbaʊnd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE NORTHBOUND

north-northeasterly
north-northwest
north-northwesterly
North-Sea gas
north-wall hammer
North-West Frontier
North-West Frontier Province
Northallerton
Northampton
Northamptonshire
Northants
Northcliffe
northcountryman
northcountrymen
northcountrywoman
northcountrywomen
Northd
northeast
northeast by east
northeast by north

WORDS THAT END LIKE NORTHBOUND

abound
bound
college-bound
desk-bound
disbound
duty-bound
egg-bound
half-bound
homebound
homeward bound
honour-bound
I´ll be bound
muscle-bound
on the rebound
quarter-bound
rebound
rock-bound
to the ground
unbound
upbound
wheelchair-bound

Synonyms and antonyms of northbound in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «northbound» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF NORTHBOUND

Find out the translation of northbound to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of northbound from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «northbound» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

北行的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

en dirección norte
570 millions of speakers

English

northbound
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

उत्तर की ओर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مُتَّجِهٌ شِمَالاً
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

идущий на север
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

em direção norte
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উত্তরদিক্গামী
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

en direction du nord
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Utara
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

nach Norden führend
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

北行きの
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

북쪽으로 가는
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Northbound
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

về phía bắc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

northbound
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उत्तर दिशेने
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kuzeye yönelen
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

verso nord
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

skierowany na północ
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

у напрямку на північ
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

spre nord
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

βορεινός
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

noordwaartse
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

nordgående
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

nordgående
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of northbound

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «NORTHBOUND»

The term «northbound» is quite widely used and occupies the 41.653 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «NORTHBOUND» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «northbound» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «northbound» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about northbound

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «NORTHBOUND»

Discover the use of northbound in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to northbound and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Northbound
Although God was beside them, could they hold on to His hand through the darkest time of their lives? Read Northbound, and discover how Will and Emma survived their test of faith--a faith in each other and God.
Stuart Griffin, 2011
2
Northbound: Travels, Encounters and Constructions 1700-1830
In this book a group of 16 scholars from Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Iceland, Greenland, Finland, Germany and the USA explore the changes that had taken place in the conception of the North during the 18th century, changes that were a symptom ...
Karen Klitgaard Povlsen, 2007
3
Northbound Lady: Flying the Last Trijet to Alaska
This book joins the last big Trijet the McDonnell Douglas MD-11 on her journey via Greenland and the North Polar Sea to the fuel stop in Alaska and further via the Bering Sea to Japan.
Karl-Peter Ritter, 2007
4
The Northbound Train: Finding the Purpose, Setting the ...
In this book, Albrecht presents a thought-stirring process for formulating a vision and a direction for a company and communicating that vision in a compelling way to everyone in the organization. Illus.
Karl Albrecht, 1994
5
The B-29 Superfortress Chronology, 1934-1960
Airborn for Msn 181, northbound altitude 5,800 ft. Serial, 314BW/19BG/93BS, Name unknown. Tail code Black Square M 54. Airborn for Msn 181, northbound altitude 5,800 ft. 44-69845, 314BW/19BG/93BS, Unnamed. Tail code Black Square ...
Robert A. Mann, 2009
6
Report of the Chicago Traction and subway commission to the ...
A-17 Broadway Line, Northbound . . A- 18 Broadway Line, Southbound . . . . A- 19 Chicago Avenue Downtown Line, East- bound A-20 Chicago Avenue Downtown Line, Westbound A-21 Clark Street Downtown Line, Northbound A-22 Clark ...
Chicago (Ill.). Traction and Subway Commission, William Barclay Parsons, 1916
7
World Cruising Routes: 7th edition: 1000 Sailing Routes In ...
... North Queensland toTorres StraitPS107 471 Northbound from Argentina AS26254 Northbound from California PN13 275 Northbound from Cape Town AS11242 Northbound from Bahamas and Florida AN111141 Northbound from Chagos ...
Jimmy Cornell, 2014
8
Annual Report of the Public Utilities Commission of the ...
From northbound Capital Traction cars to all eastbound Washington Railway cars ; from all westbound Washington Railway cars to southbound Capital Traction cars; from northbound Capital Traction cars to westbound Washington Railway ...
Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, 1920
9
Traffic World
Continuing, he said: Until March, 1922, the southbound tonnage greatly exceeded the northbound movement, which had been a potent cause of heavy- operating expenses. In March, however, for the first time in its history the line carried more ...
‎1922
10
Annual Report
From northbound Capital Traction cars to all eastbound Washington Railway cars ; from all westbound Washington Railway cars to southbound Capital Traction cars; from northbound Capital Traction cars to westbound Washington Railway ...
Public Utilities Commission of the District of Columbia, 1918

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «NORTHBOUND»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term northbound is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Northbound lanes of I-35 reopened after fatal collision
The wreck, which killed two people and injured five others, left a wide field of debris that led authorities to shut down the northbound lanes near ... «Austin American-Statesman, Jul 15»
2
Traffic tied up near northbound North lanes near Exit 6 and 7
People are being advised to consider other routes because of traffic tie-ups in the northbound lanes between Exit 6, including on Route 2 and ... «Glens Falls Post-Star, Jul 15»
3
1 person killed in accident on northbound I-83
The accident happened on northbound I-83 near Warren Road. The driver, who was alone in the car, was killed the single-car crash. According ... «ABC2 News, Jul 15»
4
Overturned tractor trailer closes northbound NJ Turnpike
An overturned tractor trailer on the New Jersey Turnpike north of Exit 6 to the Pennsylvania Turnpike has created delays northbound. The NJ ... «Burlington County Times, Jul 15»
5
2 southbound lanes reopen, all northbound lanes open on turnpike …
As of 2:45 p.m. northbound lanes had reopened. ... The second crash happened northbound at mile 12.5, according to the MTA. The MTA's ... «WMTW Portland, Jul 15»
6
Northbound Coquihalla closed near Inks Lake
KAMLOOPS - A truck pulling a travel trailer flipped on Highway 5 and is now blocking both northbound lanes near Inks Lake. Staff Sgt. Doug ... «InfoTel News Ltd, Jul 15»
7
Work begins on northbound lanes
One is expected to have the existing northbound pavement removed from Old West Main to Broad Street by the end of the week, while the other ... «Republican Eagle, Jul 15»
8
Northbound day tickets
Headliners at Northbound will include Public Service Broadcasting, fresh from touring with the Kaiser Chiefs, who will be joined by Leeds ... «Times & Star, Jul 15»
9
Accident Closes Northbound Lane Along Coquihalla Highway
At approximately 8 a.m. Friday morning emergency personnel were called to a single vehicle collision in the northbound lane, one kilometre ... «KamloopsBCNow, Jul 15»
10
Northbound I-35 moving slowly near Bruceville-Eddy
Traffic is backed up and moving slowly on northbound Interstate 35 starting south of Temple. Emergency crews are working to clear the scene ... «Temple Daily Telegram, Jul 15»

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