Definition of westabout

: about in tacking so as to head west broadly : toward the west : westward

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First Known Use of westabout

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for westabout

west entry 2 + about

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“Westabout.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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