Usage examples for western

  1. You hadn't long been back from that Western experience. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  2. Wetzel's eyes were fixed on the western end of the island. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  3. A Western reader is surprised and disappointed: to him it seems that the author has " fallen from his high estate," and has failed to be convinced by his own magnificent argument. – Introduction to the Old Testament by John Edgar McFadyen
  4. Many western letters bear also the word " Steam 5" hand stamped upon them. – History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America by John Kerr Tiffany
  5. It was lighter on the uplands than it was in the valley, where the three men sat on their bench, with their backs to the store and the western sky. – A Country Doctor and Selected Stories and Sketches by Sarah Orne Jewett
  6. I am interested in a Western railroad, the main office of which is in that city. – The Errand Boy by Horatio Alger
  7. Verkan Vall and Dalla sat together, watching the blazing western sky- the sky of their own First Level time- line. – Last Enemy by Henry Beam Piper
  8. We had heard by cable from Western Australia that His Excellency was anything but well, but we were not prepared to see him looking so ill. – The Chronicles of a Gay Gordon by José Maria Gordon
  9. Who would be a Western Senator? – Senator North by Gertrude Atherton
  10. It was in western Padan that the kingdom of Mitanni was established. – Early Israel and the Surrounding Nations by Archibald Sayce
  11. Larger use of low- grade western coals. – The Economic Aspect of Geology by C. K. Leith
  12. The sun dropped lower in the western sky. – The Law-Breakers by Ridgwell Cullum
  13. A few bars of gold still lingered in the western sky, deepening as the world moved over. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  14. In it he tells of seeing the well- known Landing of Lafayette plates and dishes for the first time at a tavern in a small town in western New York. – Stage-coach and Tavern Days by Alice Morse Earle
  15. There's a yellow glow of light filling all the western sky running along the broken line of those hills yonder, and through the trees, and in upon this group of men standing. – Quiet Talks on Service by S. D. Gordon
  16. The setting sun was shining upon the western front of the Towers; but here all seemed cold and desolate. – John Marchmont's Legacy, Volume I (of 3) by Mary E. Braddon
  17. Her father undertook to meet her at the Great Western Station, and to take her on the following morning to the Great Northern. – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope
  18. She was not yet one with the settled western world. – The World For Sale, Volume 2. by Gilbert Parker
  19. To make sure, I turned to the right- to the east- and went perhaps three hundred yards without finding anything, and felt convinced that there was no western front to the rebel line. – Who Goes There? by Blackwood Ketcham Benson
  20. Thou hast no love beyond the western sea. – The Two Twilights by Henry A. Beers