Way in a sentence

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Definition of Way

  • Away.
  • 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.
  • Length of space; distance; interval; as, a great way; a long way.
  • A moving; passage; procession; journey.
  • Course or direction of motion or process; tendency of action; advance.
  • The means by which anything is reached, or anything is accomplished; scheme; device; plan.
  • Manner; method; mode; fashion; style; as, the way of expressing one's ideas.
  • Regular course; habitual method of life or action; plan of conduct; mode of dealing.
  • Sphere or scope of observation.
  • Determined course; resolved mode of action or conduct; as, to have one's way.
  • Progress; as, a ship has way.
  • The timbers on which a ship is launched.
  • The longitudinal guides, or guiding surfaces, on the bed of a planer, lathe, or the like, along which a table or carriage moves.
  • Right of way. See below.
  • To move; to progress; to go.
  • thing or person that acts to produce a particular effect or achieve an end
  • a journey or passage
  • a course of conduct
  • any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another
  • how something is done or how it happens
  • the property of distance in general
  • doing as one pleases or chooses
  • a general category of things; used in the expression `in the way of'
  • a line leading to a place or point
  • a portion of something divided into shares
  • space for movement
  • the condition of things generally
  • to a great degree or by a great distance; very much (`right smart' is regional in the United States)

How to use way in a sentence. Way pronunciation.

V. THE WIDER WAY VI.
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He laughed in a snarling way that made me shrink, and answered: "He wanted this and he wanted that-his high-handed, second-best lordship.
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I had but come back in time-a day later, and he would have sat here and seen me in the Pit below before giving way.
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This esteem gave greater certainty that any backsheesh coming from the estate of Benn Claridge would not be sifted through many hands on its way to himself.
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David's donkey now picked its way carefully through the narrow streets of the Moosky.
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The Nile wound its way through the green plains, stretching as far to the north as eye could see between the opal and mauve and gold of the Libyan Hills.
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As he made his way down the hillside again he fell to thinking upon all Faith had written.
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The man turned round, and looked at David, then he jerked his head in a friendly sort of way and motioned towards the sunset.
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The Dagos wanted to live in their own way, and they did.
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It might be, it no doubt was, in the way of facilitating his business.
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One does the work and another gets paid-that's the way here.
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Achmet is cruel as a tiger to any one that stands in his way; Nahoum, the whale, only opens out to swallow now and then; but when Nahoum does open out, down goes Jonah, and never comes up again.
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As David wound his way down the hills, Lacey waved a hand after him.
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Each had trained himself in his own way to the mastery of his will, and the will in each was stronger than any passion of emotion in them.
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He knew into what subterranean ways he must walk, through what mazes of treachery and falsehood he must find his way; and though he did not know to the full the corruption which it was his duty to Kaid to turn to incorruption, he knew enough to give his spirit pause.
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Which way did thee come?
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Was this, then, the way that murderers felt, that men felt who took human life-so frozen, so little a part of their surroundings?
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Three times he tapped in the same way.
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Together they felt their way through the passages and rooms, and presently entered the room where Foorgat Bey was lying.
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Kaid would be in my brother's house at dawn, seizing all that is there and elsewhere, and I on my way to Fazougli, to be strangled or drowned.
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Examples of Way

Example #1
By Gilbert Parker BOOK II.
Example #2
THOU NEVER BILLED A MANY" VII.
Example #3
Ay, and he would have it, because it pleased him to have it-like his father before him.
Example #4
I thought him a little mad, but yet his speech had seemed not without dark meaning.
Example #5
Possession's nine points were with me; and here I sat and faced him; and here he stormed, and would do this and should do that; and I went on with my work.
Example #6
It scared him, as though I was the devil himself, to find me here.