Wast is ane o the fower main airtins, or airts, on a compass. Wast is for ordinar tae the left on maist cairts. Iran is wast o Afghanistan, Thailand is wast o Vietnam, an Greece is wast o Turkey. Australie an the kintras in wastren Europe an North Americae are for ordinar cried the "Wast." The sun an muin set in the wast.