West-southwest in a sentence

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And they showed me that I should go to it by the west-southwest, and I think so.
They lie west-southwest from the fourth, and this is the course the Admiral adhered to.
But meeting a trade-wind two days after I came on board him, we sailed southward a long time, and, coasting New Holland, kept our course west-southwest, and then south-southwest, till we doubled the Cape of Good Hope.

Examples of West-southwest

Example #1
At midnight, between the twenty-third and twenty-fourth, he weighed anchor in order to start for Cuba.
Example #2
This was the name the old geographers gave to Japan.
Example #3
He did not "log" all the run made between these islands; in consequence the "log" falls short of the true distance, as it ought to.
Example #4
These he named las islas de Arena-Sand Islands.
Example #5
Our voyage was very prosperous, but I shall not trouble the reader with a journal of it.
Example #6
The captain having been at Tonquin, was, in his return to England, driven northeastward to the latitude of 44 degrees and longitude of 143.