East

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Definition

east (direction): the direction opposite west, where the sun rises in the morning
adjective, noun

the East: the Orient, the Eastern part of the world (Asia etc.) or of a country
noun

Examples

  • "His travels took him around the globe: north, south, east and west."
  • "Bruno : Most of our products are delivered from East Asia, what's taking so long?"
  • "Delavigne's travels took him around the globe: north, south, east and west."
  • "Somalia is in East Africa."
  • "Anyway, this year's theme is 'East meets West: The rise of the Dragon'."
  • "With my own factories and sales network in the east, I'll supply over half the world's perfume!"
  • "Forget about the Old West, I'm taking you to the new East!"
  • "Horatio : So Joan Wayne, are you excited to visit the East?"

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