What does the word west mean?

Usage examples for west

  1. I got married while I was West. – Julia The Apostate by Josephine Daskam
  2. " Yesterday," she began, " I told you about two little haymakers of the high mountains of the Far West. – The-Burgess-Animal-Book-for-Children by Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)
  3. You see I didn't know whether Miss Merriam would care for the West. – Ethel Morton's Holidays by Mabell S. C. Smith