noun West·ern·er \ˈwes-tə(r)-nər\
: a person born, raised, or living in North America or Western Europe
: a person born, raised, or living in the western U.S.
: a native or inhabitant of the West; especially : a native or resident of the western part of the United States
: one advocating the adoption of western European culture especially in 19th century Russia
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Examples of WESTERNER
- Westerners tend to be unfamiliar with Asian customs.
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