Übersetzung von “way” — Englisch–Katalanisch Wörterbuch


noun uk /weɪ/ us /weɪ/

A2 how you do something

I need to find a way to help him.
We looked at different ways of solving the problem.

A2 the route that you take to get from one place to another

I must buy a newspaper on the way home.
on the way

A2 while you are going from one place to another

de camí
I must buy a newspaper on the way.

B1 a particular choice, opinion, belief, or action, especially from among several possibilities

I don’t like the way she dresses.

B1 a direction something faces or travels in

This bus is going the wrong way.

B1 an amount of space or time

distància, estona
We’re a long way from home.
The summer holidays are still a long way off.
by the way

A2 used when you say something new or on a different subject

per cert
By the way, my name’s Julie.
Oh, by the way, I forgot to buy the milk.
way of life

B1 the way in which a person lives

forma de vida
Stealing became a way of life for him.
no way informal

B1 certainly not

de cap manera
‘Will you lend me some money?’ ‘No way!’
in a way/in many ways

used to say that you think something is partly true

en certa manera
In many ways she was right.
give way to something

When one thing or feeling gives way to another one, it changes to that one.

My excitement gave way to fear when I drove a car for the first time.
be on her, my, its, etc. way

to be arriving soon

estar de camí
She just called – she’s on her way.
be/get in the way (of something)

to be in a place where you are stopping someone from working

fer nosa, ficar-se pel mig, interrompre ac
That cat is always getting in the way.

to stop someone from doing or continuing with something

interposar-se (en ac)
Don’t let football get in the way of your studies.
be under way

to be already happening

estar en marxa
Building work is already under way.
make your way

to move somewhere, often with difficulty

obrir-se camí
We made our way through the shop to the main entrance.
get/have your own way

to get what you want, although it upsets other people

sortir-se amb la seva
She cries until she gets her own way.

(Übersetzung von “way” aus dem Cambridge Wörterbuch Englisch-Katalanisch © Cambridge University Press)