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adverb south pronunciation in British English /saʊθ/
  1. 1
    towards the south

    Tina was taking the train south to visit her sister.

    A room that faces south gets more sunlight.

    south of (=on the south side of):

    They live 20 minutes south of Manchester.

  2. 2
    used to indicate that something is getting worse or smaller

    It was evident that things were heading south between them.

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