Noun Definition


1.Definition: 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"

Related Noun(s):path

Category: General

2.Definition: a general category of things; used in the expression `in the way of'

"They didn't have much in the way of clothing"

Category: General

3.Definition: a journey or passage

"They are on the way"

Category: General

4.Definition: a line leading to a place or point

"He looked the other direction", "Didn't know the way home"

Related Noun(s):direction

Category: Places

5.Definition: a portion of something divided into shares

"They split the loot three ways"

Category: General

6.Definition: any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another

"He said he was looking for the way out"

Category: Objects

7.Definition: doing as one pleases or chooses

"If I had my way"

Category: General

8.Definition: how something is done or how it happens

"Her dignified manner", "His rapid manner of talking", "Their nomadic mode of existence", "In the characteristic New York style", "A lonely way of life", "In an abrasive fashion"

Related Noun(s):fashion, manner, mode, style

Category: General

9.Definition: space for movement

"Room to pass", "Make way for", "Hardly enough elbow room to turn around"

Related Noun(s):room

Category: General

10.Definition: the condition of things generally

"That's the way it is", "I felt the same way"

Category: General

11.Definition: the property of distance in general

"It's a long way to Moscow", "He went a long ways"

Category: General

12.Definition: thing or person that acts to produce a particular effect or achieve an end

"A means of control", "An example is the best agency of instruction", "The true way to success"

Related Noun(s):agency, means

Category: General