All over America, people are talking to Cherry Healey, a 33-year-old from west London, about their bottoms.
And the day after that ... The TV show "The west Wing" gives a false impression of what government work is like.
“Between the souls of two cultures the screen is impenetrable,” he wrote in the best-selling Decline of the west.
The ICJ ruled in 2004 that the separation barrier between Israel and the occupied west Bank was illegal, but it is still standing.
So, to see what Iran might be up to, the west will have to wait until April, at the earliest.
Furthermore, the Marquesas lay some fourteen degrees to the west of our longitude.
Who, in fact, would have thought of seeking for the east by the route to the west?
The west portal of Rouen is half covered by a forest of timbering.
Another was on the west of the promontory of Paria, and named Cape Lapa.
Dmitri was too fond of the customs of the west to satisfy the Muscovites.
Old English west "in or toward the west," from Proto-Germanic *wes-t- (cf. Old Norse vestr, Old Frisian, Middle Dutch, Dutch west, Old High German -west, only in compounds, German west), from PIE *wes- (source of Greek hesperos, Latin vesper "evening, west"), perhaps an enlarged form of root *we- "to go down" (cf. Sanskrit avah "downward"), and thus literally "direction in which the sun sets." Cf. also High German dialectal abend "west," literally "evening."
French ouest, Spanish oeste are from English. West used in geopolitical sense from World War I (Britain, France, Italy, as opposed to Germany and Austria-Hungary); as contrast to Communist Russia (later to the Soviet bloc) it is first recorded in 1918. West Indies is recorded from 1550s.