Webster dictionary was developed by Noah Webster in the beginning of 19th century. On this website, you can find definition for Roaring forties from the 1913 edition of Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary. Define Roaring forties using one of the most comprehensive free online dictionaries on the web.

Search Results

Roaring forties
Part of Speech: noun
Results: 1
1. The middle latitudes of the southern hemisphere. So called from the boisterous and prevailing westerly winds, which are especially strong in the South Indian Ocean up to 50¡ S.
Filter by Alphabet