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  1. way

    • IPA[weɪ]

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    • n.
      a method, style, or manner of doing something; an optional or alternative form of action;one's characteristic or habitual manner of behaviour or expression
    • adv.
      at or to a considerable distance or extent; far (used before an adverb or preposition for emphasis);much
    • noun: way, plural noun: ways

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    • n.
      名詞
    • 1. a method, style, or manner of doing something; an optional or alternative form of action:

      I hated their way of cooking potatoes

      there are two ways of approaching this problem

    • 2. one's characteristic or habitual manner of behaviour or expression:

      it was not his way to wait passively for things to happen

    • 3. the customary behaviour or practices of a group:

      my years of acclimatization to British ways

    • 4. the typical manner in which something happens or in which someone or something behaves:

      he was showing off, as is the way with adolescent boys

    • 5. a particular aspect of something; a respect:

      I have changed in every way

    • 6. a specified condition or state:

      the family was in a poor way

    • 7. a road, track, or path for travelling along:

      No. 3, Church Way

    • 8. a course of travel or route taken in order to reach a place:

      can you tell me the way to Leicester Square?

    • 9. a specified direction of travel or movement:

      we just missed another car coming the other way

    • 10. a means of entry or exit from somewhere, such as a door or gate:

      I nipped out the back way

    • 11. a distance travelled or to be travelled; the distance from one place to another:

      they still had a long way ahead of them

      the area's wine industry still has some way to go to full maturity

    • 12. a period between one point in time and another:

      September was a long way off

    • 13. travel or motion along a particular route; the route along which someone or something would travel if unobstructed:

      Christine tried to follow but Martin blocked her way

      that table's in the way

    • 14. used with a verb and adverbial phrase to intensify the force of an action or to denote movement or progress:

      I shouldered my way to the bar

    • 15. a particular area or locality:

      the family's main estate over Maidenhead way

    • 16. parts into which something divides or is divided:

      the national vote split three ways

    • 17. a person's occupation or line of business.
    • 18. forward motion or momentum of a ship or boat through water:

      the dinghy lost way and drifted towards the shore

    • 19. a sloping structure down which a new ship is launched.
    • adv.
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    • 1. at or to a considerable distance or extent; far (used before an adverb or preposition for emphasis):

      his understanding of what constitutes good writing is way off target

      my grandchildren are way ahead of others their age

    • 2. much:

      I was cycling way too fast

    • 3. extremely; really (used for emphasis):

      the guys behind the bar were way cool

    • suf. equivalent to -ways

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    • suf. equivalent to -ways

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    • suf. forming adjectives and adverbs of direction or manner:

    • edgeways

      lengthways

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    • suf. forming adjectives and adverbs of direction or manner:

    • edgeways

      lengthways

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    • (of a support or structure) be unable to carry a load or withstand a force; collapse or break

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    • yield to someone or something

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    • adj. moving or allowing movement in one direction only:

    • a one-way valve

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    • adj. moving or allowing movement in one direction only:

    • a one-way valve

      a one-way street

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    • n.
      a method, style, or manner of doing something:
    • there are two ways of approaching this problem

      worry was their way of showing how much they cared

    • adv.
      at or to a considerable distance or extent; far (used before an adverb or preposition for emphasis):
    • his understanding of what constitutes good writing is way off target

      my grandchildren are way ahead of others their age

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