a county in SE England. 693 sq. mi. (1795 sq. km).
a county of SE England comprising part of the former county of Sussex: mainly undulating agricultural land, with the South Downs and seaside resorts in the south: Brighton and Hove became an independent unitary authority in 1997 but is part of the geographical and ceremonial county. Administrative centre: Lewes. Pop (excluding Brighton and Hove): 496 100 (2003 est). Area (excluding Brighton and Hove): 1795 sq km (693 sq miles)
- East timor
noun 1. a small country in SE Asia, comprising part of the island of Timor: colonized by Portugal in the 19th century; declared independence in 1975 but immediately invaded by Indonesia; under UN administration from 1999 and an independent state from 2002. It is mountainous with a monsoon climate; subsistence agriculture is the main occupation. […]
- East timorese
adjective 1. of or relating to East Timor or its inhabitants noun 2. a native or inhabitant of East Timor
[eest-werd-lee] /ˈist wərd li/ adjective 1. having an direction or situation. 2. coming from the east: an eastwardly wind. adverb 3. toward the east. 4. from the east.
[eest-werd] /ˈist wərd/ adverb 1. Also, eastwards. toward the east. adjective 2. moving, bearing, facing, or situated toward the east. noun 3. the eastward part, direction, or point. /ˈiːstwəd/ adjective 1. situated or directed towards the east adverb 2. a variant of eastwards noun 3. the eastward part, direction, etc adv. Old English eastwærde; see […]