this way and that

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of this way and that

: in many different directions
  • The rabbit ran this way and that, trying not to get caught.

Word by Word Definitions

way play
  1. : a thoroughfare for travel or transportation from place to place

  2. : an opening for passage

  3. : the course traveled from one place to another : route

  1. : of, connected with, or constituting an intermediate point on a route

  1. : by a long distance : to a considerable degree or extent : far

  2. : by far : much

  3. : very


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