Die Übersetzung von "west" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /west/

the direction in which the sun sets or any part of the earth lying in that direction

They travelled towards the west
The wind is blowing from the west
Heavy showers are forecast for the west of Britain.

(often with capital

also W) one of the four main points of the compass.
westerly adjective

(of a wind, breeze etc) coming from the west

a westerly wind.

looking, lying etc towards the west

vers l’ouest
The storm is moving in a westerly direction.
western adjective

of the west or the West

(de l’)ouest, occidental
Western customs/clothes.
westernmost adjective

furthest west

le plus à l’ouest
the westernmost point of the country.
westward adjective

towards the west

vers l’ouest
The yacht is heading in a westward direction.
westward(s) adverb

towards the west

en direction de l’ouest
We journeyed westwards for two weeks.
go west

to become useless; to be destroyed

être foutu
I’m afraid this jacket has finally gone west
That’s all hopes of winning gone west.
the West

Europe and North and South America.

the Wild West

the western United States, before the establishment of law and order.

le Far West

(Die Übersetzung von "west" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)