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1. east

adjective. ['ˈiːst'] situated in or facing or moving toward the east.

Synonyms

  • easterly
  • eastbound
  • eastward
  • eastside
  • easternmost
  • eastmost

Antonyms

  • western
  • there
  • here
  • inactivity

Etymology

  • est (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • east (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Due East

  • unreleased
  • trendiest
  • northeast
  • increased
  • dupriest
  • depriest
  • decreased
  • bankeast
  • vannest
  • toniest
  • southeast
  • released
  • policed
  • deceased
  • trieste
  • priest
  • greased
  • fleeced
  • yeast
  • weast
  • teast
  • pieced
  • least
  • leased
  • keast
  • feast
  • ceased
  • beast

2. east

noun. ['ˈiːst'] the cardinal compass point that is at 90 degrees.

Synonyms

  • due east
  • cardinal compass point
  • eastward

Antonyms

  • outgoing
  • incoming
  • windward
  • westmost

Etymology

  • est (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • east (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. East

noun. the countries of Asia.

Synonyms

  • Orient
  • eastern

Antonyms

  • west
  • western United States
  • southwestern

4. East

noun. the region of the United States lying to the north of the Ohio River and to the east of the Mississippi River.

Synonyms

  • United States of America
  • U.S.A.
  • East Coast
  • Northeast
  • northeastern United States
  • eastern
  • US
  • Southeast
  • southeastern United States
  • America
  • eastern United States
  • Appalachians
  • the States
  • USA
  • U.S.
  • United States

Antonyms

  • midwestern
  • West
  • northwestern
  • west-central

5. east

noun. ['ˈiːst'] a location in the eastern part of a country, region, or city.

Antonyms

  • enfranchisement

Etymology

  • est (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • east (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. due

adjective. ['ˈduː, dˈjuː'] owed and payable immediately or on demand.

Synonyms

  • delinquent
  • collect
  • overdue
  • collectable
  • collectible
  • repayable
  • receivable
  • payable
  • out-of-pocket
  • callable

Antonyms

  • undeceive
  • diligent
  • innocent
  • spread

7. due

noun. ['ˈduː, dˈjuː'] that which is deserved or owed.

Antonyms

  • incorrectness

8. due

adjective. ['ˈduː, dˈjuː'] scheduled to arrive.

Antonyms

  • inaccurate

9. due

adjective. ['ˈduː, dˈjuː'] capable of being assigned or credited to.

Synonyms

  • imputable
  • attributable
  • ascribable

Antonyms

  • give
  • wrong
  • wrongness
  • improper

10. due

noun. ['ˈduː, dˈjuː'] a payment that is due (e.g., as the price of membership).

Synonyms

  • fixed cost
  • fixed charge

Antonyms

  • falsify
  • left
  • center

Example sentences of the word due-east


1. Noun Phrase
The north end's main feature is the ship's propeller shaft, while due east and out to sea are the remains of the decking, now a haven for lobsters.

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