What does the word south mean?

Usage examples for south

  1. " But I shall not go into the old argument of those who say that black is white, that South is North. – 54-40 or Fight by Emerson Hough
  2. But to let the slaves go meant ruin for the South. – Carl and the Cotton Gin by Sara Ware Bassett
  3. In only one respect the three wise men agreed- their patient must spend the winter in the South. – A Republic Without a President and Other Stories by Herbert Ward