the east

variants: or

the East

Definition of the east

  1. :  regions or countries east of a certain point

  2. 1 :  the eastern part of the U.S. This summer has been unusually hot in the East.

  3. 2 :  the countries of Asia (such as Japan, China, and Korea)

Word by Word Definitions

eastplay
  1. :  to, toward, or in the east

  1. :  situated toward or at the east

    :  coming from the east

  1. :  the general direction of sunrise :  the direction toward the right of one facing north

    :  the compass point directly opposite to west

    :  regions lying to the east of a specified or implied point of orientation


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