[ee-ster-nahyz] /ˈi stərˌnaɪz/
verb (used with object), easternized, easternizing.
(usually initial capital letter) to influence with ideas, customs, etc., characteristic of eastern Asia.
to influence with ideas, customs, etc., characteristic of the U.S., especially sophisticated or cosmopolitan ideas or customs.
noun 1. See under . [king-burd] /ˈkɪŋˌbɜrd/ noun 1. any of several American tyrant flycatchers of the genus Tyrannus, especially T. tyrannus (eastern kingbird) of North America, known for their pugnacious disposition toward predators. /ˈkɪŋˌbɜːd/ noun 1. any of several large American flycatchers of the genus Tyrannus, esp T. tyrannus (eastern kingbird or bee martin)
noun 1. See under . [guh-ril-uh] /gəˈrɪl ə/ noun 1. the largest of the anthropoid apes, Gorilla gorilla, terrestrial and vegetarian, of western equatorial Africa and the Kivu highlands, comprising the subspecies G. g. gorilla (western lowland gorilla) G. g. graueri (eastern lowland gorilla) and G. g. beringei (mountain gorilla) now rare. 2. an ugly, […]
noun 1. See under . [med-oh-lahrk] /ˈmɛd oʊˌlɑrk/ noun 1. any of several American songbirds of the genus Sturnella, of the family Icteridae, especially S. magna (eastern meadowlark) and S. neglecta (western meadowlark) having a brownish and black back and wings and a yellow breast, noted for their clear, tuneful song. /ˈmɛdəʊˌlɑːk/ noun 1. either […]
[ee-stern-mohst or, esp. British, -muh st] /ˈi stərnˌmoʊst or, esp. British, -məst/ adjective 1. farthest east. /ˈiːstənˌməʊst/ adjective 1. situated or occurring farthest east