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Definition of Way

Way

  1. Away.
  2. That by, upon, or along, which one passes or processes; opportunity or room to pass; place of passing; passage; road, street, track, or path of any kind; as, they built a way to the mine.
  3. Length of space; distance; interval; as, a great way; a long way.
  4. A moving; passage; procession; journey.
  5. Course or direction of motion or process; tendency of action; advance.
  6. The means by which anything is reached, or anything is accomplished; scheme; device; plan.
  7. Manner; method; mode; fashion; style; as, the way of expressing one's ideas.
  8. Regular course; habitual method of life or action; plan of conduct; mode of dealing.
  9. Sphere or scope of observation.
  10. Determined course; resolved mode of action or conduct; as, to have one's way.
  11. Progress; as, a ship has way.
  12. The timbers on which a ship is launched.
  13. The longitudinal guides, or guiding surfaces, on the bed of a planer, lathe, or the like, along which a table or carriage moves.
  14. Right of way. See below.
  15. To go or travel to; to go in, as a way or path.
  16. To move; to progress; to go.

Way Quotations

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Thomas A. Edison

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war; love is a growing up.
James A. Baldwin

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
Swami Vivekananda

For to be free is not merely to cast off one's chains, but to live in a way that respects and enhances the freedom of others.
Nelson Mandela

A true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
Arnold H. Glasow
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Way Translations

way in Afrikaans is pad, wyse, gewoonte, wys, gebruik
way in Dutch is gebruik, usance, gewoonte
way in Finnish is tie, tapa
way in German is Weg {m}, Art und Weise {f}, Weg
way in Italian is cammino, strada, strada, direzione
way in Latin is conversatio, modus, via
way in Norwegian is bruk, vei
way in Portuguese is estrada, modo, maneira
way in Spanish is manera, camino, direccion, costumbre, camino

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