Definition of easterly:
eastern, airstream, eastward, gale, dust devil, headwind, east wind, mistral, bearing, following, the Beaufort scale, cardinal point, crosswind, cutting, compass, gust, gentle, breeze, E., biting, force, gale-force, gusty, easternmost, east, jet stream, easter.
- "Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson", Thomas Jefferson.
- "The Boy Slaves", Mayne Reid.
The odd thing in his reminiscences is that on one occasion he dreamed that after he had been thrown off the line a person in white came down from the sky with a span of white horses and a black chariot, who picked him off the engine and drove him up to the sky in a south- easterly direction.- "Real Ghost Stories", William T. Stead.