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Wild West

n.
The western United States during the period of its settlement, especially with reference to its lawlessness.

Wild West

n
(Historical Terms) the western US during its settlement, esp with reference to its frontier lawlessness

Wild′ West′


n.
the western frontier region of the U.S., before the establishment of stable government.
[1850–55, Amer.]
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Noun1.Wild West - the western United States during its frontier period
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Wild West

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I've had enough of the Wild West. If anybody ever tries to steer you west of Eleventh Avenue, George, don't you go.
They call that the Wild West, and I've heard that their spurs an' bridles was solid silver."
The Pilot in Radford, Coventry, had been likened by residents to the "wild west".
He insists that such rules and regulations can turn the country into a Wild West, where there will be no law and order.
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EACH edition of this new, three-part series features dramatic reconstructions of what happened to important figures from the American Wild West. Their stories have been pieced together using a mix of archaeology and detailed research to paint as clear a picture of them as possible.
New docu-drama series exploring the myths surrounding the greatest figures of the American Wild West.
Taking place in the year 1888, Black Elk In Paris follows the lives of Phillipe Normand and the young Madou Balise as their decision to help the poor state of an Oglala Indian named Choice which they encounter at a Wild West show touring Europe.
MORE than 101 years ago, Annie Oakley was not present when Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show played Parliament Road, Middlesbrough, but she is here in spirit and in great form at Middlesbrough Theatre.
A trade unionist is travelling to the Wild West to trace descendants of Native American tribes who visited his home town in the 19th century.
HE was the legendary gun-slinger whose Wild West shows were an international sensation.
The Producer's film, "America: Back to The Wild, Wild West," took Best Documentary Feature in the festival on Sunday September 1, 2019.