Definition of 'eastwards'
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Heavy rain sweeping eastwards across the south. The Sun (2012)The jet stream is a ribbon of fast wind a few miles high that sweeps eastwards around the globe. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Tuesday will see a band of rain sweep eastwards, followed by showers. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He slid the metal tube into the inside pocket of his anorak, then set off eastwards along the riverside path. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The view eastwards was towards Mozambique. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This river of wind blows around the world a few miles high, speeding up and slowing down as it heads eastwards. Times, Sunday Times (2008)When he sent weather balloons high into the atmosphere he was surprised to find them blown away by powerful high-altitude winds sweeping eastwards. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A band of heavy rain will sweep eastwards tomorrow, along with strong winds. The Sun (2015)It will move eastwards across Britain today and tomorrow, bringing more torrential rain and powerful winds. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They either moved lock, stock and barrel, or expanded their operations eastwards. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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