The direction or area lying to the east.
(meteorology) Any persistent wind from the east (usually applied to broad currents or belts of easterly winds).
Situated or directed towards the east.
Facing the east; directed towards the east.
‘an easterly course or voyage’;
Towards the east.
Located towards or in the east.
‘the easterly side of a lake’;
Toward the east; in the direction of east from some point or place; as, New Haven lies eastward from New York.
Coming from the east.
‘an easterly wind’;
moving toward the east;
In an eastward direction or position; towards the east.
toward the east;
‘they migrated eastward to Sweden’;
From the east.
Coming from the east; as, it was easterly wind.
Situated, directed, or moving toward the east; as, the easterly side of a lake; an easterly course or voyage.
Toward, or in the direction of, the east.
a wind from the east
lying in or toward the east;
‘the east side of NY’; ‘eastern cities’;
from the east; used especially of winds;
‘an east wind’; ‘the winds are easterly’;
from the east;
‘the winds blew easterly all night’;