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east

adverb ( also East)
 
 
/iːst/ ( written abbreviation E)
towards the east
向东,朝东
We'll drive east for a few more miles, then turn south.
我们再向东开几公里,然后转弯向南。
They were the first people to travel east of the mountains (= into the area beyond and to the east of the mountains).
他们是第一批到此山脉以东地区旅游的游客。
We walked due (= directly) east for two kilometres.
我们向正东方向走了两公里。
The garden faces east, so we'll get the morning sun.
花园朝东,所以上午我们可以享受到阳光。
Direction of motionPoints of the compassPoints of the compassDirection of motion
Translations of “east”
in Chinese (Traditional) 向東,朝東…
(Definition of east adverb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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