Definition of westerner in English:

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westerner

Pronunciation: /ˈwestərnər/
(also Westerner)

noun

A native or inhabitant of the west, especially of western Europe or North America.
Example sentences
  • If westerners still hold our country in high esteem, the credit for this should go to our family system.
  • In fact, most of the westerners residing in Korea during the Choson period hunted.
  • Maybe it's ok to meet other westerners from a different country - but not from your own.

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Syllabification: west·ern·er

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