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Definition of 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.
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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