Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "West"

The meaning of "West" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does If the west is condemned as decadent, the strongmen do not see westerners waving placards calling for fewer freedoms. mean?
A: So, "strongmen" here refers to political leaders seen a dictators or authoritarian. The article gives examples of these kind of leaders (Putin, Xi, etc.). But despite these leaders criticism of Western democracies, the citizens actually living in these democratic countries still want to retain the freedoms and rights that they have. The "waving placards" statement is meant to be ironic or sarcastic. It refers to protests or demonstrations where people are usually demanding more freedoms, not less.
I think the author is trying to say that the more freedoms you give people, the more freedoms they will want (or at least this is what dictators believe)
Q: What does out west someplace mean?
A: Not exactly, the "someplace" can be from anywhere or any direction, another way to say it is "Someplace out West" or "Somewhere back East" meaning somewhere out there (pointing in a direction) or someplace that you don't know where it is exactly
Q: What does east west,home is best mean?
A: It means wherever you go your home is the best place to be
Q: What does you've even got that whole west coast vibe to you. mean?
A: people get a west coast(L.A, Seattle,San Diego, San Francisco) feeling about you

Example sentences using "West"

Q: Please show me example sentences with west.
A: If you head West you will find a cabin.

Synonyms of "West" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between is to the west of and on the west of and in the west of and at the west of ?
A:

1) to the west of = to the right of
2) on the west of = not natural
3) in the west of = in the west of
3 is most natural
4) at the west of = 3)

1) Tajikistan is to the west of china.
2) In your other post someone said: I’m living on the west coast now. That’s not very natural. People would say I’m living in the west coast now.
3) I’m currently living in Harbin, northeast of China. I’m currently living in the northeast of China.
4) Right now I’m in Tibet. It’s at the west China. (It’s in the west of China- more natural, just a little)

I wrote a post similar to this before.

You can many time interchange “at” and “in” for locations.

Where are you?
I’m in a restaurant now.
I’m at a restaurant now.

For small locations that you can easily** walk around and see everything use “at.”

I’m at my house.
I’m at a restaurant.
I’m at the park.

For bigger locations that you can’t easily see or walk around the entire area use “in.”

I’m in the west of Beijing.
I’m in the north of China.
I’m swimming in the Pacific Ocean.

If you follow these rules it’s almost always more natural.

The only exception is a planet or moon

I’m on earth.
I’m on the moon.

I don’t know why 太奇怪了
Q: What is the difference between east(west) and eastern(western) and can you give me examples for both voculobary ?
A: East and west are just directions/locations.
"Go east"
"Drive west"
"China is in the east"
"America is in the west"

Eastern and western are adjectives. They describe things as being eastern (of the east) or western (of the west)

"I really like western cuisine"

"I like to study eastern philosophy"

Q: What is the difference between east (west) and eastern (western) and can you give me examples for both words? ?
A: well, east en west are just directions. but, when people say western they could mean a lot of different things. they could refer to the type of American movies, or the Western world (Europe, and America). for eastern goes the same it depends on the context
Q: What is the difference between west and western ?
Q: What is the difference between west and western ?
A: West is a destination, or a point on the compass, western is where one is from (or anything really) I am from western Kentucky. To the west of here is a statue. How far west do I have to go? You would never use western in direction giving. However western is also a type of country music. So be aware that the difference is minor, but important.

Translations of "West"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? west
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? сегодня я расскажу о поговорке east or west home is best. я согласен, потому что даже свалка, создовавшаяся долгие годы своими руками будет лучше купленного готового коттеджа
A: Today i'll tell about proverb "east or west home is best" I agee, because even dump, created long years self hands, will better than done buying cottage
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? 1990 में east and west Germany आपस में मिल गये ।
A: in 1990. East and west Germany have included together

Other questions about "West"

Q: It is in 2,800km off the west coat of Africa. Does this sound natural?
A: It is 2800km off the west coast of Africa.
Q: Please show me how to pronounce northern, eastern, western, north, east and west.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: ​‎​‎I like west America
Particularly Nevada, California, and Arizona
And i have plans to take a traveling to America next year Does this sound natural?
A: I like the west side of America; especially Nevada, California, and Arizona. I plan to travel to America next year.
Q: It's usually clear in the west side.
How is it usually in the east side?

If I say these, you Americans can see that I'm talking about the weather? Does this sound natural?
A: Wonderful job! Just work on clear and it will be perfect
Q: I thought I should've gone to the west coast because it was too cold in the east coast to study abroad Does this sound natural?
A: I figured it would be better to go to the west coast because it would've been too cold to study abroad on the east coast.

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