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eastern is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of eastern in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… Tuesday at 9 p.m. eastern time at …”

meanings of eastern


  1. Of a region designated as the East by convention or from the perspective of the speaker or author.
  2. Blowing from the east; easterly.
  3. Eastern Orthodox.
  4. Of the Christian churches originating in the church of the Eastern Roman Empire.
  5. Oriental.
  6. Of, facing, situated in, or related to the east.

eastern frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word eastern occurs in english on average 26.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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