the direction toward the point of the horizon where the sun rises at the equinoxes, on the right-hand side of a person facing north, or the point on the horizon itself.
a gale was blowing from the east
the eastern part of the world or of a specified country, region, or town.
a factory in the east of the city
the player sitting to the left of North and partnering West.
West would follow with a higher card and East would then have played two trumps to West's one.