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Synonyms for west

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. West, Occidentnoun

    the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America

    western hemisphere, due west, western United States, westward

    eastern, east, eastward, easterly, eastside, easternmost, eastbound, eastmost

  2. west, due west, westward, Wnoun

    the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees

    wolfram, due west, atomic number 74, western United States, double-u, watt, westward, tungsten

    easterly, eastern, eastbound, eastmost, easternmost, east, eastside, eastward

  3. West, western United Statesnoun

    the region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River

    due west, western United States, westward

    eastern, easterly, eastside, eastbound, eastward, east, easternmost, eastmost

  4. westnoun

    the direction corresponding to the westward cardinal compass point

    due west, western United States, westward

    east, eastbound, easterly, eastmost, eastern, easternmost, eastward, eastside

  5. West, Rebecca West, Dame Rebecca West, Cicily Isabel Fairfieldnoun

    British writer (born in Ireland) (1892-1983)

    due west, western United States, westward

    eastbound, eastward, eastside, eastern, eastmost, easterly, easternmost, east

  6. West, Mae Westnoun

    United States film actress (1892-1980)

    due west, western United States, westward, air jacket

    eastbound, easternmost, easterly, eastern, east, eastmost, eastside, eastward

  7. West, Benjamin Westnoun

    English painter (born in America) who became the second president of the Royal Academy (1738-1820)

    due west, western United States, westward

    easterly, eastern, eastmost, eastward, eastside, eastbound, easternmost, east

  8. westadjective

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

    due west, western United States, westward

    eastward, easterly, eastbound, eastmost, easternmost, eastside, eastern, east

  9. westadverb

    situated in or facing or moving toward the west

    easterly, eastern, eastward, eastmost, eastbound, easternmost, eastside, east

  10. westadverb

    to, toward, or in the west

    "we moved west to Arizona"; "situated west of Boston"

    easternmost, east, eastward, eastmost, easterly, eastside, eastern, eastbound

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. westnoun


  2. westadjective

    western, westerly, occidental

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. westnoun

    Associated words:
    occident, hesperian, hesperus, hesperides

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. WEST

    Cardiology (1) WEST, WEST-II West European Stent Trial (2) Women's Estrogen for Stroke Trial

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  1. Greg Waldron:

    The real key to finding out what, exactly, happened to MH370 is finding the debris field in the seas west of Australia ... Debris such as the flaperon can only increase our understanding of the last seconds of the flight.

  2. Thorsten J. Pattberg:

    The East is more inductive, while the West is more deductive.

  3. Erika Weder:

    Stephen Fowler loved animals, stephen Fowler wanted to get more experience with animals, learn about ranching in Canada in general, just to experience the West. That was one of his dreams.

  4. Sean Hecht:

    With the salience of wildfires in the West, sea-level rise in the Gulf Coast and Florida and the way that weather affects farmers, people are beginning to see the effects of climate change, i do think that makes a difference to voters.

  5. Charles Ray:

    Over the years, people would come back and tell us stories, their memories of the tree, and whether or not their cuttings took or were starting to grow -- from all along the Pacific, all along the West.

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