eastbound

[ eest-bound ]
/ ˈistˌbaʊnd /

adjective

traveling, proceeding, or headed east: an eastbound train.

QUIZZES

TAKE THIS QUIZ IF A DAZZLING VOCABULARY IS YOUR DESIDERATUM!

Have the Words of the Day from October 19–25, 2020, made an indelible mark on your memory? Take the quiz to find out!
Question 1 of 7
What does “clement” mean?

Origin of eastbound

An Americanism dating back to 1875–80; east + -bound2
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

Example sentences from the Web for eastbound

British Dictionary definitions for eastbound

eastbound
/ (ˈiːstˌbaʊnd) /

adjective

going or leading towards the east
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012