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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In the direction opposite of the east.

Usage examples (35)
  • The caribou moved westward over the tundra of Alaska.
  • They traveled westward toward the setting sun
  • For this he blamed himself; he felt a deep ambivalence about his role in westward expansion.
  • They travel by canoe westward from the shores of Lake Superior along the rivers of northern Minnesota, in search of a new home. for more
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