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[n] 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"
[n] a journey or passage; "they are on the way"
[n] 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"
[n] any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another; "he said he was looking for the way out"
[n] a manner of performance; "a manner of living"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a way of life"
[n] the property of distance in general; "it's a long way to Moscow"; (colloquial) "he went a long ways"
[n] doing as one pleases or chooses; "if I had my way"
[n] a general category of things; used in the expression"in the way of"; "they didn't have much in the way of clothing"
[n] a line leading to a place or point; "he looked the other direction"; "didn't know the way home"
[n] a portion of something divided into shares; "the split the loot three ways"
[n] space for movement; "room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"
[n] the condition of things generally; "that's the way it is"; "I felt the same way"
[adv] (informal) to a great degree or by a great distance; very much; "way over budget"; "way off base"; "right smart" is regional (US S and Midland) as in"the other side of the hill is right smart steeper than the side we are on"


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