Thesaurus

given way

phrase
past participle of give way

Synonyms & Antonyms of given way

1 to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure
  • That old chair is going to give way soon.

Synonyms for given way

Words Related to given way

Near Antonyms for given way

2 to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable)
  • They were urged to give way but chose to stand their ground.

Synonyms for given way

Words Related to given way

Phrases Synonymous with given way

Near Antonyms for given way

Antonyms for given way

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about given way

Cite this Entry

“Given way.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/given%20way. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

Comments on given way

What made you want to look up given way? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

A Thanksgiving Word Quiz

  • a traditional thanksgiving dinner
  • November comes from a word for which of the following numbers?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!