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On The Way

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Definition of the adjective on the way

What does on the way mean as an attribute of a noun?


  1. [idiomatic] coming, approaching

Definition of the adverb on the way

What does on the way mean as an attribute of something other than a noun?


  1. on a route to some place
    • examples: help is on the way | we saw him on the way to California
    • synonym of on the way: en route

Alternative definition of the adverb on the way


  1. Whilst travelling


  1. "On The Way" is a 2000 drama film written by Choi Jae Eun, Keiko Nakamura and directed by Choi Jae Eun.
  2. "On the Way" is a 2014 Chinese-South Korean drama-romance film directed by Kim Poog-ki and starring Wen Zhang, Huang Shengyi, Ji Jin-hee and Cha Soo-yeon.
  3. "On The Way" is a 2012 animation short film directed by Georges Schwizgebel.


"On the Way" is a printmaking by Jacob Lawrence, completed in (26 years ago).


  1. "On the Way" is a musical album of Nicole Theriault & Nicole Theriault.
    • released on (12 years ago)
  2. "On the Way" is the fourth album released by Austin, Texas based singer-songwriter Abra Moore, on 12 June 2007, by Sarathan Records.
    • released on (8 years ago)
  3. "On the Way" is the seventeenth album by Jandek, released in 1988 as Corwood 0755. It was reissued on CD in 2002.
  4. "On the Way" is the second Japanese studio album by Korean boy group The Boss, released on March 13, 2013 on the Japanese label Sony Music Entertainment.
    • genre: J-pop
    • released on
  5. "On the Way" is a musical album of Shania Twain.
    • released in (17 years ago)
  6. "On the Way" is a 2012 music album by Negroni's Trio.
  7. "On the Way" is a musical album of Xaal.
    • released in (24 years ago)
  8. "On the Way" is a musical album of Elizabeth Hunnicutt.
  9. "On the Way" is a composition.

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Google previewThe Imperial dictionary, on the basis of Webster's English dictionary (1883)

by John Ogilvie

On the way, in going or travelling along ; hence, in a progressive state ; advancing towards completion or accomplishment. Our wishes on the way May prove effects. Shak. — Out of the way, ...

Google previewTheological Dictionary of the Old Testament (1977)

by G. Johannes Botterweck, Helmer Ringgren

The later books of the underworld and the Book of the Dead contain sayings for overcoming obstacles and dangers on the way of the sun-god and of the dead . Here also, Upuaut is sometimes called an "opener of the way." c. The figurative ...

Google previewThe New Encyclopedia of Southern Culture (2013)

Volume 23: Folk Art by Carol Crown, Cheryl Rivers, Charles Reagan Wilson

On the way to a ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning (2013)

by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu

Third, and more broadly, the study of images of the foreigner in different sections of a given society shows how the sense of proximity and distance between cultures depends on the way information is received, and on the international ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Codenames of World War II (Routledge Revivals) (2013)

by Christopher Chant

More reinforcements for the Japanese were on the way in the form of the 35th ...

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My family invalidates all validation, sometimes I pretend it is not so,
but all that I am, they invalidate, there is no real way, sane way, healthy way,
fulfilling way, real way, to be in such hostility. (Michael Kavuoti)
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