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east
iːst
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English Definition
(形) As an adjective
  1. Situated in or facing or moving toward the east.
(名) As a noun
  1. A location in the eastern part of a country, region, or city.
  2. The cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees.
  3. The direction corresponding to the eastward cardinal compass point.
  4. The countries of Asia.
  5. The region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River.
(副) As an adverb
  1. East.
Hyphenationeast
Part of Speech(名) noun, (形) adjective, (副) adverb
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dōngeast; host (i.e. sitting on east side of guest); landlord; (Chinese surname)
东方dōngfāngeast; the East; the Orient; (Chinese surname)
东部dōngbùthe east; eastern part
向东方xiàngdōng fāngorientation
东南西北dōngnán xīběieast, south, west and north; all directions
东边dōngbianeast; east side; eastern part; to the east of
zuǒleft; the Left (politics); east; unorthodox; queer; wrong; differing; opposite; variant of ; (Chinese surname)
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