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noway

adverb no·way

Definition of noway

  1. 1 \ˈnō-ˌwā\ or no·ways play \-ˌwāz\ :  nowise

  2. 2 usually no way play \-ˈwā\ :  not so :  no —used emphatically



Examples of noway

  1. <that will noway hurt your chances of getting on the team>

  2. <no way will I go with you to the dance>



13th Century

First Known Use of noway

13th century



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