Definition of westbound in English:

westbound

adjective

  • Leading or travelling towards the west.

    ‘a westbound train’
    • ‘The widths of both the east and westbound dual carriageways across the flyover were narrowed to allow workmen access to repair the flyover's parapets.’
    • ‘There were reports of debris on the westbound carriageway and a 50 mph speed limit was imposed.’
    • ‘He said two stretches of barriers had already been erected alongside the westbound carriageway - close to the village and alongside the underpass.’
    • ‘I am on a westbound train, heading for my work in Dalmuir.’
    • ‘The accident, which happened just before 6.20 pm, caused the westbound carriageway of the A64 to be shut for six hours.’
    • ‘The works caused serious congestion on the westbound carriageway last night.’
    • ‘The westbound carriageway was reopened shortly after 1pm and the eastbound after 1.30 pm.’
    • ‘Once more we went across the platform to a waiting westbound train.’
    • ‘Three of the station tracks were now simultaneously occupied by westbound trains.’
    • ‘Motorists wanting to cross from the westbound carriageway to the eastbound side were diverted to Tadcaster, where they were meant to use an existing flyover.’

Pronunciation

westbound

/ˈwɛs(t)baʊnd/