eastbound eastbound  /ˈist ˌbaʊnd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) moving toward the east

Usage(s):

  1. Eastbound: Leave Minneapolis at 8:30 a.
  2. But the eastbound convoy got only 90 miles along the pike toward West Berlin when it was halted by tommy gun-toting Russian soldiers headed by a high-ranking Soviet officer.
  3. For 24 years Switchman Fritz Walther had handled Berlin's eastbound trains.

News

  1. Eastbound lanes of LIE reopen after early morning crash

    JERICHO (PIX11) – The eastbound lanes of the Long Island Expressway were reopened Friday morning after a serious car crash involving one vehicle shut them down for nearly 3 hours, authorities said. The crash happened just after 4 a.m. at …
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York

  2. Eastbound traffic is now open on Idaho 44 after seven car crash

    Update: Eastbound traffic is now flowing on Idaho 44 after car crash.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KIVI Boise

  3. Eastbound I-70 reopens following semi fire

    Eastbound Interstate 70 near Brookville was closed this morning after a semi-tractor trailer caught fire. Around 7 a.m., the driver of the semi pulled off to the side of the highway when the brakes started to smoke, according to reports. The driver attempted to put out a small fire in the brake chamber, but was unsuccessful, and the semi caught fire. Eastbound lanes were closed for about 25 ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: WHIO-TV 7 Dayton

Quotes

  1. "That will put us in shape to run normal westbound and eastbound flights tomorrow," Wagner said.
    on Apr 21, 2010 By: Richard Wagner Source: BusinessWeek

  2. "This makes a huge difference," Gov. Mitt Romney said at a news conference before the midnight reopening. "Both directions, eastbound and westbound, will now be able to have cargo trucks going in both directions, automobiles can go both...
    on Aug 9, 2006 By: Mitt Romney Source: USA Today

  3. "When protracted negotiations failed to produce a fair settlement to build the eastbound Wakota Bridge , I felt an open and competitive rebidding of this portion of the overall project was the only responsible action to protect the interests of...
    on Jan 25, 2008 By: Carol Molnau Source: FOX 9 News

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