Definitions

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  • n. A waste, wasteland; desert.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A waste; a desert.

Etymologies

From Middle English, from Old English wēsten ("a desert, waste"), from Proto-Germanic *wōstinjō (“a waste, wilderness”), from Proto-Indo-European *wāsto- (“empty, wasted”). Cognate with West Frisian woastyn ("desert"), Eastern Frisian wustenej ("desert"), Dutch woestijn ("desert"), French gâtine ("wasteland, moor") (, from Germanic), Middle High German wuostinne ("desert, wilderness") (German Wüste ("desert")). More at westy, waste. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • As far as Iran is concerned, with the American President so naive and amateurish in his dealigns with that truly dangerous country, what hope is there that lovely, green, hoodie-hugging Cameron will help prevent a nuclear Iran or stand up for westen and British values?

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  • Can you imagine Goku, the westen boy as a smart guy with a mobile phone and Bulma with brown hair and some blue strands?

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  • Marcus, Christianity has its roots in Judaism, owes its entire ethical code (and consequently the westen world's) to Judaism.

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  • - For those Americans that are scared we're socialist and gun haters, lighten up a bit and take a hunting trip to westen Canada. .we might surprise you.

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  • I herd da rumblez owt hear in westen lind… ackshouly fout it wuz da tainz accorz da riber… Iz ona hill abovez da falls…

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  • Plus, no one wants to see your blots anyway, check out any recent JBC, Science, Cell, etc.. and look at the teeny tiny westen blots that only show the band of interest.

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  • Ciskei military ruler Brig Oupa Gqozo has told the westen Cape region of the African National Congress Youth League he is prepared to meet them any time.

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  • Went to Starbucks to use the loo as they have western toilets, Rich walked in and discovered footprints on the toilet seat, turns out not all Chinese know what to do on a westen toilet so they climb up an squat!

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  • Please, gives us a break, smoking is to common in movies? well if movies reflect life, guess what? thats because it is still reasonably common, and as far as influencing young people, westen society has already removed all the good example setting abilities of the older generation, that is why most of this generation rodents

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