westering

[wes-ter-ing]
adjective
moving or shifting toward the west: the westering sun; a westering wind.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English; see wester2, -ing2

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wester

2 [wes-ter]
verb (used without object)
1.
(of heavenly bodies) to move or tend westward.
2.
to shift or veer toward the west.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English; see west, -er6

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wester (ˈwɛstə)
 
vb
1.  (intr) (of the sun, moon, or a star) to move or appear to move towards the west
 
n
2.  a strong wind or storm from the west

westering (ˈwɛstərɪŋ)
 
adj
poetic moving towards the west: the westering star

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Example sentences
Toward heaven's descent had sloped his westering wheel.
The westering sun shone full upon her, and made a slanting.
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