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west

west

 
pronunciation:
west
parts of speech:
noun, adjective, adverb
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: the direction behind a person facing the rising sun.
definition 2: one of the four major points of direction on the compass, ninety degrees clockwise from south.
definition 3: (often cap.) the western part of a country or area.
definition 4: (cap.) formerly, the non-Communist countries of Europe and North and South America.
definition 5: (cap.) the western part of the world as distinguished from the East; Occident.
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: from, of, or in the west.
a west wind
definition 2: toward or facing the west.
the west wing of the house
 
part of speech: adverb
definition: from, in, or toward the west.