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American English: /wɛst/
British English: /wɛst/

Translation of west in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (point of the compass, direction) the west,, the West it lies to the west of the city
    está al oeste de la ciudad
    the wind is blowing from or is in the west
    el viento sopla or viene del oeste or Oeste
    it faces the west
    da or mira al oeste
    west by north
    oeste cuarta al noroeste
    Example sentences
    • Allithwaite, which lies to the west of Grange, north of Kents Bank, is also close to picturesque Humphrey Head, the tallest limestone cliff in Cumbria.
    • This beguiling little loch lies in the hills to the west of Ashkirk and north of Hawick, nestling between Belmanshaws and the Dod at a height of 320 metres.
    • Developers want to put up a series ultra-modern buildings directly to the west of the train station.
    Example sentences
    • Santa Fe sits at seven thousand feet, and the desert dust in the air produces sunset colors that fill the sky, not only in the west, but all around the compass.
    • It points to every direction on the compass, north, south, east and west… what more do you want.
    • Poets came from all points of the compass in Cumbria, north, south, east and west - and also from north Lancashire.
    1.2 (region) the west, the West the west of Europe
    el oeste de Europa
    a town in the west of Wales
    una ciudad del or en el oeste de Gales
  • 2the West 2.1 (the Occident)
    (el) Occidente (masculine)
    2.2 (Politics, History)
    Example sentences
    • They are in no mood to take lessons, moral or otherwise, from the west.
    • The monastic movement began in the Christian east, soon spreading to the west.
    • The following year he defected to the west.
    2.3 (in US)
  • 3
    also: West
    (in bridge)
    Oeste (masculine)



  • al oeste
    the house faces west
    la casa da or está orientada al oeste
    we sailed west
    navegamos hacia el or en dirección oeste
    west of something
    al oeste de algo
    it is west of Atlanta
    está al oeste de Atlanta
    out west (in US)
    en el oeste
    to go west (British) [colloquial] (thing/chance)
    irse al garete [colloquial]
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