Definitions for make way

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word make way

Princeton's WordNet

  1. make way(verb)

    get out of the way

    "make way for the President's motorcade"


  1. make way(Verb)

    To make progress.

  2. make way(Verb)

    To progress through the water .

  3. make way(Verb)

    To give place or step aside.

  4. make way(Interjection)

    an instruction to get out of the way of someone else, usually because they are carrying something and need a clear pathway. Compare with gangway.

  5. Origin: Originally nautical


  1. Make Way!

    The Earth Team must race their sixth race, which is determined at random. It turns out that they must race against Toros. Can their new Star-Racer, the Whizzing Arrow 3, stand against Toros?

Images & Illustrations of make way

Translations for make way

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for make way »


Find a translation for the make way definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these make way definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"make way." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 29 Nov. 2015. < way>.

Are we missing a good definition for make way? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for make way:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.