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Antonyms for eastern
ˈi stərneast·ern

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term eastern.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. easternadjective

    lying toward or situated in the east

    "the eastern end of the island"

    Antonyms:
    occidental, southwestern, western, northwestern, west, west-central, Hesperian, midwestern

    Synonyms:
    easterly

  2. easternadjective

    of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States

    "the Eastern establishment"

    Antonyms:
    midwestern, northwestern, west, west-central, occidental, western, southwestern, Hesperian

    Synonyms:
    easterly

  3. easterly, easternadjective

    lying in or toward the east

    "the east side of New York"; "eastern cities"

    Antonyms:
    northwestern, west, midwestern, west-central, western, southwestern, occidental, Hesperian

    Synonyms:
    easterly

  4. easternadjective

    relating to or characteristic of regions of eastern parts of the world

    "Eastern Europe"; "the Eastern religions"

    Antonyms:
    west, southwestern, west-central, Hesperian, western, occidental, northwestern, midwestern

    Synonyms:
    easterly

  5. easterly, easternadjective

    from the east; used especially of winds

    "an eastern wind"; "the winds are easterly"

    Antonyms:
    western, west, occidental, west-central, midwestern, northwestern, southwestern, Hesperian

    Synonyms:
    easterly

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. easternadjective

    Synonyms:
    oriental, orient, ortive

How to use eastern in a sentence?

  1. Mejindarpal Kaur:

    What (Trump) says goes short of being defined as hate, but in the hearts and minds of the lay person is translated as hate, they've targeted their hate toward anyone who looks Middle Eastern.

  2. Ms Lynch:

    One of the ways in which this is good news is that other studies have shown this area (the eastern side of the Antarctic Peninsula) is likely to remain more stable under climate change than the western Antarctic Peninsula, so we end up with a large population of Adelie penguins in a region likely to remain suitable to them for some time.

  3. Paul Begala:

    That's what's weird, the Democratic party, when you lose, you're out. You go to like Eastern Massachusetts Tech and teach. And we never want to see you again. This is what's so different, is that she has run and come up short, and yet they love her. She's been on the scene for decades, and we (usually) want new, and yet they love her.

  4. Amanda Stevens:

    My father is black, my mom is Caucasian, and people assume I’m Middle Eastern, i’ve always grown up with problems, I’ve always dealt with racism.

  5. Lawrence Stager:

    The cosmopolitan life here is so much more elegant and worldly and connected with other parts of the eastern Mediterranean.

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