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English definition of “way”

way

noun [C] (ROUTE)   /weɪ/
a route or path to follow in order to get to a place : Do you know the way to the train station ? If you don’t know your way, can’t find your way, or have lost your way, you are not sure or do not know how to get where you want to go: I don’t really know my way around town yet . Way also means street : Our office is at 17 Harbor Way. Way can mean the direction , position , or order of something: The numbers should be the other way around – 71, not 17. Your way can also be the progress of your life : He made his way from sales assistant to head of sales .
(Definition of way noun (ROUTE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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