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Origin of western
OTHER WORDS FROM westernan·ti-West·ern, adjectivenon·west·ern, adjective, nounpro-West·ern, adjectiveun·west·ern, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for western
In their past calls for attacks on Western targets, AQAP has focused on putting bombs on planes, not revenge attacks.U.S. Spies See Al Qaeda Fingerprints on Paris Massacre|Shane Harris, Nancy A. Youssef|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This time it would be the biggest mistake for the Western press to repeat that—absolutely the biggest mistake.Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Our Duty Is to Keep Charlie Hebdo Alive|Ayaan Hirsi Ali|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“You are applying Western metrics to someone who is not using that metric against you,” referring to ISIS, Bolger said.Pentagon Doesn’t Know How Many People It’s Killed in the ISIS War|Nancy A. Youssef|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Although he brings a Western spin to things, he seems equally inspired by the local sense of style.The Photographer Who Gave Up Manhattan for Marrakech|Liza Foreman|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
“The threat streams to U.S. interests and Western interests are off the chart,” he said.
At sunset the western sky will change to crimson and the eastern cliffs will change to gold.A Trip to the Orient|Robert Urie Jacob
Congress have made corporations, and exercised complete legislation in the Western Territory.Abridgment of the Debates of Congress, from 1789 to 1856, Vol. I (of 16)|Thomas Hart Benton
At ten thirty there would be another show for the western states.Third Warning|Roy J. Snell
We to-day made a short stop at a place which bears the name of Western Philadelphia.Gleanings by the Way|John A. Clark
America is situated in the western hemisphere, and is called the new world, because discovered in modern times.A Week of Instruction and Amusement,|Mrs. Harley