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adjective as in eastern

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It will continue to produce snow into the afternoon while perhaps shifting slightly eastward back inside the Beltway.

At the same time, there were a few scattered mid-level clouds from the Chesapeake eastward, but high pressure offshore wiped out any low-level clouds.

All these efforts at settlement, though, have been focused on resettlement — on moving Russia’s own citizens eastward to exploit this new land of opportunity.

A dry line moves eastward in big leaps during the afternoon as a result of daytime heating.

The toxic air has been literally off the charts, but a cold front and thunderstorms pushed in from the Pacific Ocean late last week and blew the smoke eastward.

Strong currents and winds, however, mean any debris could be drifting up to 31 miles a day eastward, away from the impact zone.

To try to counter the Russian military build-up, Kiev has redeployed more forces eastward.

From this point of view, the European mentality is shifting eastward.

She was 31 when she married Smith and traveled eastward with him to Romania.

She squinted up and down 55th before someone yelled directions, and she walked eastward to find it.

But this port (to obviate misunderstanding) is not on the Ocean lying eastward, but on that gulf which I have called French bay.

Behind that hill, on the eastward ridge, a great ball is glowing, fiery red.

As the evening approached the weather clouded in and threatened us with another squall from the eastward.

There is a run of fresh water in the bay to the eastward of the low sandy point, but it was not thought to be a durable stream.

Through the pines on the eastward ridge the moon was climbing, and now the white road stretched away before me.


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On this page you'll find 4 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to eastward, such as: east, easterly, and on the east side of.

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