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Far vs. Way

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Faradjective

Distant; remote in space.

‘He went to a far land.’;

Waynoun

(heading) To do with a place or places.

Faradjective

Remote in time.

Waynoun

A road, a direction, a (physical or conceptual) path from one place to another.

‘Do you know the way to the airport?’; ‘Come this way and I'll show you a shortcut.’; ‘It's a long way from here.’;

Faradjective

Long. en

Waynoun

A means to enter or leave a place.

‘We got into the cinema through the back way.’;

Faradjective

More remote or longer of two.

‘He moved to the far end of the state. She remained at this end.’;

Waynoun

A roughly-defined geographical area.

‘If you're ever 'round this way, come over and visit me.’;

Faradjective

Extreme, as measured from some central position.

‘We are on the far right on this issue.’;

Waynoun

A method or manner of doing something; a mannerism.

‘You're going about it the wrong way.’; ‘He's known for his quirky ways.’; ‘I don't like the way she looks at me.’;

Faradjective

Widely different in nature or quality; opposite in character.

Waynoun

A state or condition

‘When I returned home, I found my house and belongings in a most terrible way.’;

Faradjective

Outside the currently selected segment in a segmented memory architecture.

‘far heap; far memory; far pointer’;

Waynoun

(heading) Personal interaction.

Faradverb

Distant in space, time or degree.

‘My house is quite far from the beach.’; ‘The plan is good, but it is far from being flawless.’;

Waynoun

Possibility (usually in the phrases 'any way' and 'no way').

‘There's no way I'm going to clean up after you.’;

Faradverb

To or from a great distance, time, or degree.

‘You have all come far and you will go farther.’;

Waynoun

Determined course; resolved mode of action or conduct.

‘My little sister always whines until she gets her way.’;

Faradverb

(with a comparative) Very much.

‘He was far richer than we'd thought.’;

Waynoun

(paganism) A tradition within the modern pagan faith of Heathenry, dedication to a specific deity or craft, Way of wyrd, Way of runes, Way of Thor etc.

Farnoun

Spelt (a type of wheat, Triticum spelta), especially in the context of Roman use of it.

Waynoun

(nautical) Speed, progress, momentum.

Farnoun

A young pig, or a litter of pigs.

Waynoun

A degree, an amount, a sense.

‘In a large way, crocodiles and alligators are similar.’;

Faradjective

Distant in any direction; not near; remote; mutually separated by a wide space or extent.

‘They said, . . . We be come from a far country.’; ‘The nations far and near contend in choice.’;

Waynoun

Acknowledges that a task has been done well, chiefly in expressions of sarcastic congratulation.

‘Way to ruin the moment, guys.’;

Faradjective

Remote from purpose; contrary to design or wishes; as, far be it from me to justify cruelty.

Waynoun

(plural only) The timbers of shipyard stocks that slope into the water and along which a ship or large boat is launched.

Faradjective

Remote in affection or obedience; at a distance, morally or spiritually; t enmity with; alienated.

‘They that are far from thee ahsll perish.’;

Waynoun

(plural only) The longitudinal guiding surfaces on the bed of a planer, lathe, etc. along which a table or carriage moves.

Faradjective

Widely different in nature or quality; opposite in character.

‘He was far from ill looking, though he thought himself still farther.’;

Waynoun

The letter for the w sound in Pitman shorthand.

Faradjective

The more distant of two; as, the far side (called also off side) of a horse, that is, the right side, or the one opposite to the rider when he mounts.

Wayinterjection

(only in reply to no way) yes; it is true; it is possible

Faradverb

To a great extent or distance of space; widely; as, we are separated far from each other.

Wayverb

(obsolete) To travel.

Faradverb

To a great distance in time from any point; remotely; as, he pushed his researches far into antiquity.

Wayadverb

Much.

‘I'm way too tired to do that.’; ‘I'm a way better singer than Emma.’;

Faradverb

In great part; as, the day is far spent.

Wayadverb

Very.

‘I'm way tired’; ‘String theory is way cool, except for the math.’;

Faradverb

In a great proportion; by many degrees; very much; deeply; greatly.

‘Who can find a virtuous woman ? for her price is far above rubies.’;

Wayadverb

(informal) Far.

‘I used to live way over there.’; ‘The farmhouse is way down the bottom of the hill.’;

Farnoun

a terrorist organization that seeks to overthrow the government dominated by Tutsi and to reinstitute Hutu control;

‘in 1999 ALIR guerrillas kidnapped and killed eight foreign tourists’;

Wayadverb

Away.

Faradjective

at a great distance in time or space or degree;

‘we come from a far country’; ‘far corners of the earth’; ‘the far future’; ‘a far journey’; ‘the far side of the road’; ‘far from the truth’; ‘far in the future’;

Waynoun

That by, upon, or along, which one passes or processes; opportunity or room to pass; place of passing; passage; road, street, track, or path of any kind; as, they built a way to the mine.

‘I shall him seek by way and eke by street.’; ‘The way seems difficult, and steep to scale.’; ‘The season and ways were very improper for his majesty's forces to march so great a distance.’;

Faradjective

being of a considerable distance or length;

‘a far trek’;

Waynoun

Length of space; distance; interval; as, a great way; a long way.

‘And whenever the way seemed long,Or his heart began to fail.’;

Faradjective

being the animal or vehicle on the right or being on the right side of an animal or vehicle;

‘the horse on the right is the far horse’; ‘the right side is the far side of the horse’;

Waynoun

A moving; passage; procession; journey.

‘I prythee, now, lead the way.’;

Faradjective

beyond a norm in opinion or actions;

‘the far right’;

Waynoun

Course or direction of motion or process; tendency of action; advance.

‘If that way be your walk, you have not far.’; ‘And let eternal justice take the way.’;

Faradverb

to a considerable degree; very much;

‘a far far better thing that I do’; ‘felt far worse than yesterday’; ‘eyes far too close together’;

Waynoun

The means by which anything is reached, or anything is accomplished; scheme; device; plan.

‘My best way is to creep under his gaberdine.’; ‘By noble ways we conquest will prepare.’; ‘What impious ways my wishes took!’;

Faradverb

at or to or from a great distance in space;

‘he traveled far’; ‘strayed far from home’; ‘sat far away from each other’;

Waynoun

Manner; method; mode; fashion; style; as, the way of expressing one's ideas.

Faradverb

at or to a certain point or degree;

‘I can only go so far before I have to give up’; ‘how far can we get with this kind of argument?’;

Waynoun

Regular course; habitual method of life or action; plan of conduct; mode of dealing.

‘Her ways are ways of pleasantness, and all her paths are peace.’; ‘When men lived in a grander way.’;

Faradverb

remote in time;

‘if we could see far into the future’; ‘all that happened far in the past’;

Waynoun

Sphere or scope of observation.

‘The public ministers that fell in my way.’;

Faradverb

to an advanced stage or point;

‘a young man who will go very far’;

Waynoun

Determined course; resolved mode of action or conduct; as, to have one's way.

Waynoun

Progress; as, a ship has way.

Waynoun

The longitudinal guides, or guiding surfaces, on the bed of a planer, lathe, or the like, along which a table or carriage moves.

Waynoun

Right of way. See below.

‘All keep the broad highway, and take delightWith many rather for to go astray.’; ‘There is but one road by which to climb up.’; ‘When nightDarkens the streets, then wander forth the sonsOf Belial, flown with insolence and wine.’;

Wayverb

To go or travel to; to go in, as a way or path.

Wayverb

To move; to progress; to go.

‘On a time as they together wayed.’;

Waynoun

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’;

Waynoun

how a result is obtained or an end is achieved;

‘a means of control’; ‘an example is the best agency of instruction’; ‘the true way to success’;

Waynoun

a journey or passage;

‘they are on the way’;

Waynoun

the condition of things generally;

‘that's the way it is’; ‘I felt the same way’;

Waynoun

a course of conduct;

‘the path of virtue’; ‘we went our separate ways’; ‘our paths in life led us apart’; ‘genius usually follows a revolutionary path’;

Waynoun

any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another;

‘he said he was looking for the way out’;

Waynoun

a line leading to a place or point;

‘he looked the other direction’; ‘didn't know the way home’;

Waynoun

the property of distance in general;

‘it's a long way to Moscow’; ‘he went a long ways’;

Waynoun

doing as one pleases or chooses;

‘if I had my way’;

Waynoun

a general category of things; used in the expression `in the way of';

‘they didn't have much in the way of clothing’;

Waynoun

space for movement;

‘room to pass’; ‘make way for’; ‘hardly enough elbow room to turn around’;

Waynoun

a portion of something divided into shares;

‘the split the loot three ways’;

Wayadverb

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’;

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