Definition of 'way'
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He promised to make an effort but he was soon back to his old ways. The Sun (2017)Your love chart is packed with surprises just the way you like it. The Sun (2017)The way you make people feel good about themselves wins support for your home plans. The Sun (2016)The bad news is that they could go all the way back down again. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Perhaps this is one way to add years to our life and life to our years. Times, Sunday Times (2016)There is no better way to make something unspeakable than not to name it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They always look a little bit saucy and a long way away from school uniform tights. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Things have not gone her way this season but there have been excuses. The Sun (2016)Your thoughts go deep and you find a way to talk and listen that really encourages others. The Sun (2016)An alternative way of transferring money from one generation to another is to make what are called regular gifts from income. Times, Sunday Times (2017)This is just the way it is here. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The establishment has to give way to youth. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This is a surefire way to save money on fuel. The Sun (2008)It was important to get to back to winning ways today. Times, Sunday Times (2015)There was only one way to find out what these differences meant in practice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Protestants had already established school systems and colleges in this way. Christianity Today (2000)So this is our way of giving something back. Times, Sunday Times (2007)We are a long way away from that. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The sense that they could go either way is increasingly unavoidable. Times, Sunday Times (2015)You have to find a way of turning them around and awaiting your opportunity. Times, Sunday Times (2014)In no way is this film disrespectful. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Some one was hurriedly forcing his way through this group and coming toward him. Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886)The way the different areas link together. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Was there a way to make tourist accommodation unique yet universally available? Times, Sunday Times (2014)You can talk about money in a calm and factual way that ensures people listen. The Sun (2014)We still have a long way to go. The Sun (2011)Though by far the best way of getting from end to end is to walk. The Sun (2014)This represents a change in the way we think about cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There are double standards in the way footballers and other sportsmen are perceived and portrayed. Times, Sunday Times (2012)You may be surprised that guys with lower averages are some way above those with more impressive figures. Times, Sunday Times (2007)As it makes its way across the city, passengers can be seen furiously pedalling on exercise bikes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I thought writing might be a good way to deal with it all. Times, Sunday Times (2011)
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