Results for west

Definitions of west:

part of speech: noun

The quarter where the sun sets: one of the four chief points of the compass: any part of the world that relatively to another place lies in a westerly direction, as the United States with reference to England, the Western States with reference to the Atlantic sea- board, China with reference to California, etc.

part of speech: adverb

To the western regions; more westward.

part of speech: adjective

Situated toward the west.

part of speech: noun

The quarted of the heavens where the sun sets; one of the four chief points of the compass; a country or district lying in the direction of the setting sun with respect to another.

part of speech: noun

One of the four points of the compass, exactly opposite the east; the point where the sun appears to set; a region lying in the direction of the sunset: the west, the Western Hemisphere; the part of the United States between the Mississippi River and the Pacific Ocean.

part of speech: adjective

Situated towards the part where the sun sets.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to, situated in, proceeding toward, or coming from, the direction of the sunset; as, a west wind.

part of speech: adverb

Towards the sunset.

alphabet filter

Word of the day

plenary

Full complete; as, plenary authority. ...

Popular definitions