usage: how something is done or how it happens; "her dignified manner"; "his rapid manner of talking"; "their nomadic mode of existence"; "in the characteristic New York style"; "a lonely way of life"; "in an abrasive fashion"
usage: space for movement; "room to pass"; "make way for"; "hardly enough elbow room to turn around"
9. way, distance
usage: the property of distance in general; "it's a long way to Moscow"; "he went a long ways"
10. way, choice, pick, selection
usage: doing as one pleases or chooses; "if I had my way"
11. way, category
usage: a general category of things; used in the expression `in the way of'; "they didn't have much in the way of clothing"
12. way, share, portion, part, percentage
usage: a portion of something divided into shares; "they split the loot three ways"
1. way, right smart
usage: to a great degree or by a great distance; very much (`right smart' is regional in the United States); "way over budget"; "way off base"; "the other side of the hill is right smart steeper than the side we are on"