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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"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • 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: Weston (disambiguation). Western may refer to: of the Western world, e.g. as in "Western society", "Western attitudes", etc. Western (genre), a category
  • Western (genre): "Westerns" redirects here. For other uses, see Western (disambiguation). The Western is a genre of various arts, such as film, television, radio,
  • Western Christianity: Christian" redirects here. For the music genre, see Latin Christian music. Western Christianity consists of the Latin Church of the Catholic Church as well
  • 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 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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,

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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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  • Western Gas Partners, LP and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP Annual Reports Available
    Western Gas Partners, LP and Western Gas Equity Partners, LP have filed their Annual Reports on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2014 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Copies ... Read more on this news related to 'Western'
  • Western Carolina beats The Citadel 67-54, shoots 59 percent
    CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- James Sinclair scored 17 points with three steals as Western Carolina defeated The Citadel 67-54 on Saturday, snapping a three-game losing skid. Read more on this news related to 'Western'
  • Western Energy Services Corp. releases fourth quarter and year end 2014 financial and operating results and declares ...
    Western Energy Services Corp. releases fourth quarter and year end 2014 financial and operating results and declares quarterly dividend Read more on this news related to 'Western'

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