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  1. eastadjective

    One of the four principal compass points, specifically 90°, conventionally directed to the right on maps; the direction of the rising sun at an equinox.

    eastwards, eastward

    westwards, west, westward

  2. eastadjective

    The Eastern world; the regions, primarily situated in the Eastern Hemisphere, whose culture is derived from India or China.



  3. eastadjective

    The Eastern bloc; the eastern countries of Europe.



  4. Eastnoun

    The eastern states of the United States.


Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. east, due east, eastward, Enoun

    the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees

    due east, eastern United States, vitamin E, einsteinium, eastward, atomic number 99, tocopherol

    westward, westbound, western, westerly, westside, westmost, west, westernmost

  2. East, Orientnoun

    the countries of Asia

    eastward, due east, eastern United States, eastern hemisphere

    west, westside, westernmost, western, westerly, westbound, westward, westmost

  3. East, eastern United Statesnoun

    the region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River

    eastward, due east, eastern United States

    westside, westward, westbound, western, westerly, westmost, westernmost, west

  4. eastnoun

    the direction corresponding to the eastward cardinal compass point

    eastward, due east, eastern United States

    westward, westbound, westerly, westernmost, western, westmost, west, westside

  5. eastadjective

    a location in the eastern part of a country, region, or city

    eastward, due east, eastern United States

    westerly, westernmost, west, westmost, western, westbound, westward, westside

  6. eastadverb

    situated in or facing or moving toward the east

    westbound, westmost, western, westerly, westward, west, westernmost, westside

  7. eastadverb

    to, toward, or in the east

    "we travelled east for several miles"; "located east of Rome"

    westside, westernmost, westerly, westward, westmost, west, westbound, western

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. eastadjective

    Associated words:
    orientate, orientation, orient, orientalism, orientalist, orientalize, orientality

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  1. List of known nicknames for "East":

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Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD4.0 / 1 vote

  1. EAST

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  1. Igor Sechin:

    The 1970s, when a series of the largest Middle East producers could determine global oil market conditions by creating cartel structures such as OPEC, should be forgotten, at the moment a number of objective factors exclude the possibility for any cartels to dictate their will to the market. ... As for OPEC, it has practically stopped existing as a united organisation.

  2. Vianel Garcia:

    Of all the places for the Pope to visit, he's coming to East Harlem, we need his blessing.

  3. Saed Mimousini:

    ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi executed 56 of his men after their defeat at the hands of the Peshmerga forces in the Cowir area south of Erbilm, executions took place in the Al-Namrood, east Mosul.

  4. Dan Coats:

    As China and Russia seek to expand their global influence, they are eroding once well-established security norms and increasing the risk of regional conflicts, particularly in the Middle East and East Asia.

  5. Margaret Cone:

    Middle East countries desire Hollywood productions, as it diversifies their economies, creates jobs for young people and it encourages tourism, it is strictly a business decision — if these countries continue to provide the most attractive tax incentives, discounts and financing.

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