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  Words related to way

Related / Similar Words: means, agency, path, way of life, manner, mode, style, fashion, ways, direction, room, elbow room, right smart

 

Definition:
  • how a result is obtained or an end is achieved; "a means of control"; "an example is the best agency of instruction"; "the true way to success";
  • a journey or passage; "they are on the way";
  • a course of conduct; "the path of virtue"; "we went our separate ways"; "our paths in life led us apart"; "genius usually follows a revolutionary path";
  • any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another; "he said he was looking for the way out";
  • how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion";
  • the property of distance in general; "it''s a long way to Moscow"; "he went a long ways";
  • doing as one pleases or chooses; "if I had my way";
  • a general category of things; used in the expression `in the way of''; "they didn''t have much in the way of clothing";
  • a line leading to a place or point; "he looked the other direction"; "didn''t know the way home";
  • a portion of something divided into shares; "the split the loot three ways";
  • space for movement; "room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around";
  • the condition of things generally; "that''s the way it is"; "I felt the same way";
  • to a great degree or by a great distance; very much (`right smart'' is regional in the United States); "way over budget"; "way off base"; "the other side of the hill is right smart steeper than the side we are on";

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    Hyponyms: dint, escape, fast track, instrument, tool, road, stepping stone, expedient, desperate measure, open sesame, salvation, tooth, voice, wings, ambages, primrose path, straight and narrow, strait and narrow, Sunnah, Sunna, hadith, warpath, access, approach, lane, passage, path, route, stairway, staircase, stairs, steps, watercourse, waterway, artistic style, idiom, drape, fit, form, life style, life-style, lifestyle, modus vivendi, setup, touch, signature, wise, bearing, heading, aim, course, trend, qibla, tendency, seating, seats, seating room, seating area, standing room, breathing room, breathing space, headroom, headway, clearance, houseroom, living space, lebensraum, parking, sea room

     

    Part Meronyms: transportation system, transportation, transit

     

    Derivational Morphology: stylize, stylise, conventionalize

     

    Anagrams: yaw

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: rrugë   Basque: bide  
    Catalan: via   Chinese: 方法  
    Croatian: put   Dutch: manier and weg  
    Esperanto: vojo   Finnish: keino and tie  
    French: manière and voie   German: Weg and Weise  
    Hindi: बाट   Hungarian: út and mód  
    Indonesian: jalan   Interlingua: cammino and maniera  
    Italian: maniera and via   Japanese: and 方法  
    Korean: 방법 and   Latin: via  
    Norwegian: måte   Polish: droga and sposób  
    Portuguese: caminho and maneira   Russian: путь and способ  
    Slovene: pot   Spanish: camino and manera  
    Swedish: sätt and väg   Turkish: yürüyüş  
     
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