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Synonyms for West

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

the cardinal compass point that is a 270 degrees

the direction corresponding to the westward cardinal compass point

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

United States film actress (1892-1980)


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

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

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situated in or facing or moving toward the west


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A car going west on Roxford hit the SUV's right front side, sending both cars careening to the northwest.
In her descriptions of the grueling pilgrimages of wagon trains going west, she captures the fear and determination of her great-great grandparents, Margaret and Joseph.
is at the center of an exciting whirlpool of shopping can be confirmed by the neighboring retailers: Going west, they include Tourneau, which is in the same building, next door is Niketown, and Tiffany & Co.
Quick to act, the duo pounced on Walker, who was interested in going west.
The A547 at Mochdre, Colwyn Bay has motorists scratching their heads as its speed limit is 30mph going west, but 40mph going east.
One of the major reasons why prices for Rockies gas are much closer to prices in other regions today is the additional pipeline capacity that was put in place by an expansion of Kern River Gas Transmission (900 MMcf/d) going west in May 2003 and the new Cheyenne Plains Pipeline (560 MMcf/d) going east earlier this month.
Along Chandler going west of the North Hollywood Red Line station the MTA has undertaken a multimillion-dollar busway across the San Fernando Valley to Woodland Hills, a project that also includes a bikeway.