What does under way mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. under way(adverb)

    in motion; set in motion

    "the ship got under way"


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of under way in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of under way in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Eduard Basurin:

    Eighty percent of Debaltseve is already ours, a clean-up of the town is under way.

  2. Dr. Lillian Troll:

    Always have some project under way . . . an ongoing project that goes over from day to day and thus makes each day a smaller unit of time.

  3. Andrew Tabler:

    Diplomatic efforts are under way to de-escalate the conflict, which in some cases means negotiating with the regime. But U.S. policy remains that Assad must go as part of a political transition - which isn't going to happen anytime soon.

  4. New Jersey:

    These are changes we advocated long before the George Washington Bridge lane closures, we've now seen a breakdown at the agency become a national scandal, top level staffers within state government and Port Authority of New York resign, and a federal investigation is under way. She added :.

  5. State John Kerry:

    To get the Assad regime to negotiate, we're going to have to make it clear to him that there is a determination by everybody to seek that political outcome and change his calculation about negotiating, that's under way right now. And I am convinced that, with the efforts of our allies and others, there will be increased pressure on Assad.

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