|a.||1.||Of or pertaining to the west; situated in the west, or in the region nearly in the direction of west; being in that quarter where the sun sets; |
|2.||Moving toward the west; |
|Noun||1.||Western - a film about life in the western United States during the period of exploration and development|
Synonyms: horse opera
|2.||western - a sandwich made from a western omelet|
Synonyms: western sandwich
|Adj.||1.||western - relating to or characteristic of regions of western parts of the world; "the Western Hemisphere"; "Western Europe"; "the Western Roman Empire"|
eastern - relating to or characteristic of regions of eastern parts of the world; "the Eastern Hemisphere"; "Eastern Europe"; "the Eastern religions"
|2.||western - lying in or toward the west|
|3.||western - of or characteristic of regions of the United States west of the Mississippi River; "a Western ranch"|
eastern - of or characteristic of eastern regions of the United States; "the Eastern establishment"
|4.||western - lying toward or situated in the west; "our company's western office"|
|5.||western - of wind; from the west|