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Meaning of western by Wiktionary Dictionary

Western


    Pronunciation

    • Rhymes: -ɛstə( r )n

    Adjective

    Western ( comparative more Western, superlative most Western )

    1. Of, situated in, or related to the West
    2. Of or pertaining to a certain genre of film, television, literature, and so on, dealing with the American Old West.
      • Western ( genre ) on Wikipedia .

    Antonyms

    • ( of the West ): non-Western

    Noun

    Western ( plural: Westerns )

    1. A film, novel, or other work of a certain genre dealing with the American Old West.
      • Western ( genre ) on Wikipedia .


Explanation of western by Wordnet Dictionary

Western


    Adjective
    1. lying toward or situated in the west

    2. our company's western office
    3. of wind

    4. relating to or characteristic of the western parts of the world or the West as opposed to the eastern or oriental parts

    5. the Western world
      Western thought
      Western thought
    6. of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River

    7. a Western ranch
    Noun
    1. a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development

    2. a sandwich made from a western omelet