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Definition of "way" []

  • A road, path, or highway affording passage from one place to another. (noun)
  • An opening affording passage: This door is the only way into the attic. (noun)
  • Space to proceed: cleared the way for the parade. (noun)
  • Opportunity to advance: opened the way to peace. (noun)
  • A course that is or may be used in going from one place to another: tried to find the shortest way home. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "way" in a sentence
  • "That said, looking at this crowd, I think it was way, * way* more than the published guestimate of 200,000."
  • "August 24, 2009 at 11:28 am hee hee. ai had to go bak and reed taht agin. taht is purty funnee. ***waves grey floofy paw inna way ober der across the us way***"
  • "Fifteen years ago maybe they would have had the clout to start pushing digital reading devices something that's way, _way_ overdue, and not because it's a terrible idea at its root like the flying car, but they probably don't now."