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Meaning & Definition of Eastern in English

English

Eastern

/istərn/

adjective

1. Lying toward or situated in the east

  • "The eastern end of the island"
    synonym:
  • eastern

2. Of or characteristic of eastern regions of the united states

  • "The eastern establishment"
    synonym:
  • eastern

3. Lying in or toward the east

  • "The east side of new york"
  • "Eastern cities"
    synonym:
  • easterly
  • ,
  • eastern

4. Relating to or characteristic of regions of eastern parts of the world

  • "Eastern europe"
  • "The eastern religions"
    synonym:
  • eastern

5. From the east

  • Used especially of winds
  • "An eastern wind"
  • "The winds are easterly"
    synonym:
  • easterly
  • ,
  • eastern

Examples of using

Japan is in eastern Asia.
Fork-users are mainly in Europe, North America, and Latin America; chopstick-users in eastern Asia and finger-users in Africa, the Middle East, Indonesia, and India.