Pronunciation: (lē'wurd; Naut.lOO'urd), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/leeward.html on line 81 [key]
pertaining to, situated in, or moving toward the quarter toward which the wind blows (opposed to windward).
the lee side; the point or quarter toward which the wind blows.
toward the lee.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.