ways

play
noun, plural in form but singular in construction \ˈwāz\

Definition of ways

  1. :  way 6 a long ways from home

Origin and Etymology of ways

Middle English wayes, from genitive of 1way


-ways

adverb suffix

Definition of -ways

  1. :  in (such) a way, course, direction, or manner sideways

Origin and Etymology of -ways

Middle English, from ways, genitive of way


WAYS Defined for English Language Learners

ways

play
noun

Definition of ways for English Language Learners

  • : a distance


-WAYS Defined for Kids

-ways

adverb suffix \ˌwāz\

Definition of -ways for Students

  1. :  in such a way, direction, or manner sideways



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