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Western Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development
  • a sandwich made from a western omelet
  • lying toward or situated in the west; "our company''s western office"
  • of wind; from the west
  • lying in or toward the west
  • relating to or characteristic of regions of western parts of the world; "the Western Hemisphere"; "Western Europe"; "the Western Roman Empire"
  • of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River; "a Western ranch"

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  • a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development ,
  • a sandwich made from a western omelet

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Western'


  • Western: (disambiguation). Western may refer to: Western (genre), a category of fiction and visual art centered on the American Old West Western fiction, the Western genre
  • Western Christianity: Christian" redirects here. For the music genre, see Latin Christian music. Western Christianity consists of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church and those
  • Western Front: Western Front may refer to: Similar military frontiers which formed to the west of Germany during World War I and World War II Western Front (World War
  • Western Region (Ghana): The Western Region is located in south Ghana, reaching from the western and eastern Ivory Coast border in the west to the Central region in the east,
  • Western Star: Western Star or The Western Star may refer to: Western Star Trucks, an American manufacturer of commercial trucks Western Star (train), a passenger train
  • Electoral districts of Western Australia: The Western Australian Legislative Assembly is elected from 59 single-member electoral districts. These districts are often referred to as electorates
  • Government of Western Australia: of Western Australia is prescribed in its Constitution, which dates from 1890, although it has been amended many times since then. Since 1901 Western Australia
  • Mid West (Western Australia): one of the nine regions of Western Australia. It is a very sparsely populated region located on the west coast of Western Australia, extending about 200
  • Western Mail (Western Australia): The Western Mail, or Western Mail, was the name of two weekly newspapers published in Perth, Western Australia. The first Western Mail was published

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'Western' example sentence in quotations


* Science has done more for the development of western civilization in one hundred years than Christianity did in eighteen hundred years. - John Burroughs

* You shall go with me, newly-married bride,And gaze upon a merrier multitude.White-armed Nuala, Aengus of the Birds,Feachra of the hurtling form, and himWho is the ruler of the Western Host,Finvara, and their Land of Heart's Desire.Where beauty has no ebb, decay no flood,But joy is wisdom, time an endless song. - William Butler Yeats

* (On Western civilization) I think it would be a good idea. - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi


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