Synonyms for East:

adj.

eastern (adjective)
eastward, easterly.
situated to the east (adjective)
eastern.

n.

cape cod, canton, act, colonia, commonwealth, the Cotton Belt, the Corn Belt, the Bible Belt, costa, commune. Central America, biome, australasia, the Antarctic, climate, the Celtic fringe, the Caribbean, the Arctic, Atlantic Rim, Asia-Pacific. compass, cardinal point, bearing. biting, cutting, following, the Beaufort scale, gale-force, gentle, gusty, force. east (noun)
easterly, eastbound, due east, eastmost, eastern, orient, eastward, eastside, easternmost, eastern united states.

Other synonyms:

compass, biting. gentle. cutting. force. eastern United States
eastern united states.

Usage examples for east

  1. I was facin' east when I started. – Sundown Slim by Henry Hubert Knibbs
  2. " There is one at that end," said Bobby, pointing toward the west; " and one down there," pointing toward the east – Bobby of Cloverfield Farm by Helen Fuller Orton
  3. God- mother doesn't know I am east – Marjorie Dean College Freshman by Pauline Lester