Meaning : A line leading to a place or point.
He looked the other direction.
Didn't know the way home.
Synonyms : direction
Meaning : The condition of things generally.
That's the way it is.
I felt the same way.
Meaning : Any artifact consisting of a road or path affording passage from one place to another.
He said he was looking for the way out.
Meaning : A journey or passage.
They are on the way.
Meaning : The property of distance in general.
It's a long way to Moscow.
He went a long ways.
Meaning : Doing as one pleases or chooses.
If I had my way.
Meaning : A general category of things. Used in the expression `in the way of'.
They didn't have much in the way of clothing.
Meaning : A portion of something divided into shares.
They split the loot three ways.
Meaning : 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.
Synonyms : right smart