Definition of 'by way of'
Example sentences containing 'by way of'
A TROUT IN THE MILK (1989) IN LOVE AND WAR (1989)
Dena closed the door of the drawing-room firmly `You're mad to come here," she said by way of greeting to Harry.THE AMBASSADOR'S WOMEN (1989)
Definition of by way of from the Collins English Dictionary
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