What is the definition of West?

Definitions for West

  • adverb - to
  • adjective - situated in or facing or moving toward the west
  • noun - a location in the western part of a country
  • noun - the countries of (originally) Europe and (now including) North America and South America
  • noun - the region of the United States lying to the west of the Mississippi River
  • noun - English painter (born in America) who became the second president of the Royal Academy (1738-1820)
  • noun - United States film actress (1892-1980)
  • noun - British writer (born in Ireland) (1892-1983)
  • noun - the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees
  • noun - the direction corresponding to the westward cardinal compass point
  • Pronounciation of West

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    Synonyms for West

    due west Mae West westward Occident Rebecca West W western United States Dame Rebecca West Benjamin West Cicily Isabel Fairfield

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    Holonyms for West

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    Hypernyms for West

    location cardinal compass point direction

    Hyponyms for West

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    Meronyms for West

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    Sounds like West

    waist Wajda washday washed washed-out washout wash out waste wasted waxed wayside weekday weight weighted weighty west whacked whist whiz-kid whizz-kid Wichita wicked wicket wigged Wight wise to