in the way of

idiom

used to indicate the type of thing that is being described, thought of, etc.
His parents offered him little in the way of emotional support.
How much money has she received in the way of campaign contributions?

Examples of in the way of in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Our society places too little emphasis on prevention, and there are many barriers in the way of people obtaining preventive care. Katia Hetter, CNN, 9 July 2024 This can be completed in the way of data analysis, direct feedback from assorted user perspectives (through surveys), audit actions and the analysis of data. Sasha Hupka, The Arizona Republic, 9 July 2024 After falling in love with him upon first sight mixed with a stray bonnet that resulted in Colin’s falling off a horse into mud, a decade passes before any action in the way of friends to lovers takes place in the book. Dessi Gomez, Deadline, 13 June 2024 On the other hand, Zucker wants All3Media to retain its federal DNA and RedBird IMI has little in the way of overlapping assets. Jake Kanter, Deadline, 27 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for in the way of 

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“In the way of.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20way%20of. Accessed 16 Jul. 2024.

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