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way  

EN[weɪ]
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  • NomPLways
    1. (heading) To do with a place or places.
      1. Do you know the way to the airport?   Come this way and I'll show you a shortcut.   It's a long way from here. ‎
      2. We got into the cinema through the back way. ‎
      3. If you're ever 'round this way, come over and visit me. ‎
    2. A method or manner of doing something; a mannerism.
      1. You're going about it the wrong way.   He's known for his quirky ways.   I don't like the way she looks at me. ‎
    3. (heading) Personal interaction.
      1. There's no way I'm going to clean up after you. ‎
      2. My little sister always whines until she gets her way. ‎
    4. (paganism) A tradition within the modern pagan faith of Heathenry, dedication to a specific deity or craft, Way of wyrd, Way of runes, Way of Thor etc.
      1. (nautical) Speed, progress, momentum.
        1. A degree, an amount, a sense.
          1. In a large way, crocodiles and alligators are similar. ‎
        2. (US, As the head of an interjectory clause) Acknowledges that a task has been done well, chiefly in expressions of sarcastic congratulation.
          1. Way to ruin the moment, guys. ‎
        3. (plural only) The timbers of shipyard stocks that slope into the water and along which a ship or large boat is launched.
          1. By the time the Mauretania was ready for launching a total weight of 16,800 tons was standing in the berth, and this represented the heaviest weight that had ever been sent down the ways up to that time.
        4. (plural only) The longitudinal guiding surfaces on the bed of a planer, lathe, etc. along which a table or carriage moves.
          1. The name of the letter for the w sound in Pitman shorthand.
          2. VerbeSGwaysPRwayingPT, PPwayed
            1. OBS To travel.
            2. Adverbe
              1. INF (with comparative or modified adjective) Much.
                1. I'm way too tired to do that.
                2. I'm a way better singer than she.
              2. SLA (with positive adjective) Very.
                1. I'm way tired
                2. String theory is way cool, except for the math.
              3. INF Far.
                1. I used to live way over there.
                2. The farmhouse is way down the bottom of the hill.
            3. Interjection
              1. (only in reply to no way) It is true.
                1. We repeated this ritual of “no way - way, no way - wayover the years.
            4. Plus d'exemples
              1. Utilisé au milieu de la phrase
                • So I think I’ve learned to overcommunicate in a way that I never did before.
                • His friends were particularly impressed with the way he tricked out his Ruckus.
                • Beating off is pretty much the best way to waste ten minutes.
              2. Utilisé dans la fin de la phrase
                • I had always had a fable for nudes. Unfortunately my wife did not feel the same way.
                • Aristotle argued the law of non-triviality was an inevitable belief for all people because denying it is not possible if a person is going to behave in a discriminating way.
                • If they aren't getting it, explain it a different way.

            Meaning of way for the defined word.

            Grammaticalement, ce mot "way" est un adverbe, plus spécifiquement, un adverbes degré et un adverbes incomparable. C'est aussi un interjection. C'est aussi un nom, plus spécifiquement, un noms dénombrable et un pluralia tantum. C'est aussi un verbe.
            • Partie du discours Hiérarchie
              1. Adverbes
                • Adverbes Degré
                  • Adverbes incomparable
                  • Interjections
                    • Noms
                      • Noms Dénombrable
                        • Pluralia tantum
                        • Verbes
                        Difficulté: Niveau 1
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                        Définition: Niveau 9
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                        Précis    ➨     Polyvalent
                        Liens Connexes:
                        1. en ways
                        2. en wayside
                        3. en wayward
                        4. en wayne
                        5. en wayfarer
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