Definition of smooth the way
- They smoothed the way for a quick end to the dispute.
: having a continuous even surface
: being the representation of a function with a continuous first derivative
: to make smooth
: to free from what is harsh or disagreeable : polish
: a smooth part
: the act of smoothing
: a smoothing implement
: a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place
: an opening for passage
: the course traveled from one place to another : route
: of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route
: by a long distance : to a considerable degree or extent : far
: by far : much
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