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wester2

[wes-ter] /ˈwɛs tər/
verb (used without object)
1.
(of heavenly bodies) to move or tend westward.
2.
to shift or veer toward the west.
Origin of wester2
1325-1375
Middle English word dating back to 1325-75; See origin at west, -er6
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  • This conviction Browning had, and so his grief was rather that of one whose joy has westered earlier.

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wester

/ˈwɛstə/
verb
1.
(intransitive) (of the sun, moon, or a star) to move or appear to move towards the west
noun
2.
a strong wind or storm from the west
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