Definition of 'path'
Example sentences containing 'path'
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The path ahead this year could be bumpy. Times, Sunday Times (2017)She leads us down another narrow path twisting deeper into the woods. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Good politicians find a garden path that they can walk down. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Except it's the first step on a path no one wants to go down. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Not to mention needing a daddy with deep pockets to fund the path into one of the richest and most elitist sports on the planet. The Sun (2017)Our paths didn't cross again. Times, Sunday Times (2016)When our paths did cross he was at best, civil and at worst, hostile. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is to point in the direction of the path that leads to freedom. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You beat a path to its door. Times, Sunday Times (2015)They may lead you up the garden path. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We are putting the attacking path ahead of results but we are trying to reach them together. Times, Sunday Times (2011)You need to have people walk the path. Christianity Today (2000)The ability to track migration paths means researchers can target conservation efforts more effectively. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Remove the cyclist from the path of cars and you remove a huge amount of the danger. The Sun (2013)Reach the village by one of two paths to the right. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What is important is we put our great country on the path to freedom. The Sun (2016)This is not an argument for not providing cycle paths or engineering roads in favour of cyclists. Times, Sunday Times (2012)From then on there was only one direction his career path would take. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Foreign buyers trusted his judgment and beat a path to his door. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The way ahead is the path of renunciation. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The film follows these traumatised people as their paths cross after the tragedy. The Sun (2006)And they leave tiny tracks on the path they have taken to get to you. THROWING THE ELEPHANT (2002)In this world there is one unique path which no one but you may walk. The Passion of Michel Foucault (1993)It flourishes beside the paths in chalk country. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Soon we are riding along a narrow path through a tunnel of trees. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But the boundaries between the paths have become blurred and it is now common for people to move between them. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There are cable cars, paths and signposts. The Sun (2009)Despite the difficulties, it has become a well-trodden path. Times, Sunday Times (2008)The areas feel unique, with branching paths in all directions, including vertically. The Sun (2015)
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