Synonyms for way
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Wherever there is room for one object to pass another there is a way. A road (originally a rideway) is a prepared way for traveling with horses or vehicles, always the latter unless the contrary is expressly stated; a way suitable to be traversed only by foot-passengers or by animals is called a path, bridle-path, or track; as, the roads in that country are mere bridle-paths. A road may be private; a highway or highroad is public, highway being a specific name for a road legally set apart for the use of the public forever; a highway may be over water as well as over land. A route is a line of travel, and may be over many roads. A street is in some center of habitation, as a city, town, or village; when it passes between rows of dwellings the country road becomes the village street. An avenue is a long, broad, and imposing or principal street. Track is a word of wide signification; we speak of a goat-track on a mountain-side, a railroad-track, a race-track, the track of a comet; on a traveled road the line worn by regular passing of hoofs and wheels in either direction is called the track. A passage is between any two objects or lines of enclosure, a pass commonly between mountains. A driveway is within enclosed grounds, as of a private residence. A channel is a waterway. A thoroughfare is a way through; a road or street temporarily or permanently closed at any point ceases for such time to be a thoroughfare. Compare AIR; DIRECTION.
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manner, mode, style, way, fashionnoun
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"
modal value, modality, fashion, manner, mode, vogue, panache, mood, path, elbow room, style, direction, agency, trend, expressive style, way of life, stylus, personal manner, means, elan, musical mode, flair, dash, room
means, agency, waynoun
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 line leading to a place or point
"he looked the other direction"; "didn't know the way home"
focal point, guidance, focus, management, manner, counselling, counsel, commission, direction, instruction, elbow room, focussing, room, agency, path, way of life, centering, counseling, charge, style, steering, means, fashion, mode, focusing
the condition of things generally
"that's the way it is"; "I felt the same way"
way, path, way of lifenoun
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"
a journey or passage
"they are on the way"
room, way, elbow roomnoun
space for movement
"room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"
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 portion of something divided into shares
"they split the loot three ways"
way, right smartadverb
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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List of paraphrases for "way":
manner, mode, path, road, means, form, method, fashion, route, average, course, mod, chemin, track, ways, medium, shape, approach, direction, so, pathway, cover, order, solution, journey, sense, style, forma, lid, courses, camino, title, plea, modality, case, modalities, via, weg, kind, extent, basis
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Education, it has to be education. You are not born that way, it is something you are taught, someone teaches you to hate or to develop a certain way, we have to go into the communities, you also look at the way that professional athletes in this country embrace their communities, the way they go into the inner cities, the way they work, their foundations and so forth.
You say that my way of thinking cannot be tolerated? What of it? The man who alters his way of thinking to suit others is a fool. My way of thinking is the result of my reflections. It is part of my inner being, the way I am made. I do not contradict them, and would not even if I wished to. For my system, which you disapprove of, is also my greatest comfort in life, the source of all my happiness --- it means more to me than my life itself.
But when they're busy doing their job, they're distracted. The biases are still going to be operative and influence them unless you change the practices and the policies, the bottom line is we don't know how to change the biases in a meaningful, lasting way, because they're... the way we think normally and they're based on years of exposure. So in the absence of being able to change them, we need to change the way people make decisions and the way that they act.
This is the way the world endsThis is the way the world endsThis is the way the world endsNot with a bang but a whimper.
the way you like it's the way you hate the way you hate it's the way you love the way you love it's the way you trust the way you trust it's the way you think the way you think it's the way you depend ------ THOUGHTS .....
Translations for way
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- طريقة, طريقArabic
- via, mitjà, manera, camíCatalan, Valencian
- způsob, cestaCzech
- vej, facon, mådeDanish
- Methode, Weg, Art, Weise, sehrGerman
- manera, forma, camino, modo, medios, vía, muySpanish
- روش, راهPersian
- tie, keino, konstiFinnish
- chemin, voie, manière, façon, trèsFrench
- weiWestern Frisian
- modh, dòigh, sligheScottish Gaelic
- אמצעי, דרך, שיטהHebrew
- तरह, रास्ताHindi
- fasonHaitian Creole
- mód, útHungarian
- ուղի, ճանապարհ, կերպ, եղանակArmenian
- maniera, via, cammino, modo, medio, multo, assatisInterlingua
- modo, via, manieraItalian
- 方法, 仕方, 道Japanese
- ხერხი, გზაGeorgian
- 길, 方法, 방법Korean
- ڕێگه, جۆر, یهکجارKurdish
- modus, ratio, via, genusLatin
- ceļš, veidsLatvian
- manier, wegDutch
- vegNorwegian Nynorsk
- vei, måteNorwegian
- sposób, drogaPolish
- لارPashto, Pushto
- maneira, modo, via, meio, jeito, caminho, bastante, muito, assazPortuguese
- mod, drum, cale, felRomanian
- способ, путь, дорога, метод, оченьRussian
- vis, väg, sättSwedish
- పద్ధతి, దారి, మార్గము, చాలాTelugu
- يولUyghur, Uighur
- طرح, راستہUrdu
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