See Ireland (sense 2)
noun 1. a pronunciation, expression, or behavioral trait characteristic of the U.S. South.
noun, (used with a plural verb) Astronomy. 1. aurora australis. southern lights plural noun 1. another name for aurora australis southern lights See under aurora.
adjective 1. southerly. adjective, adverb 1. a less common word for southerly
noun 1. evergreen magnolia. evergreen magnolia noun 1. a magnolia, Magnolia grandiflora, of the southern U.S., having evergreen foliage and large, fragrant, white flowers, grown as a shade and ornamental tree in the warmer parts of the U.S.: the state tree of Mississippi.