Antonyms for no-way

Grammar : Adj

Definition of no-way

Origin :
  • Old English weg "road, path, course of travel," from Proto-Germanic *wegaz (cf. Old Saxon, Dutch weg, Old Norse vegr, Old Frisian wei, Old High German weg, German Weg, Gothic wigs "way"), from PIE *wegh- "to move" (see weigh). Most of the extended senses developed in Middle English. Adverbial meaning "very, extremely" is by 1986, perhaps from phrase all the way. Ways and means "resources at a person's disposal" is attested from early 15c. Way-out (adj.) "original, bold," is jazz slang, first recorded 1940s. Encouragement phrase way to go is short for that's the way to go.
  • As in unattainable : adj impossible
  • As in unrealizable : adj impossible
  • As in unworkable : adj impossible
  • As in desperate : adj hopeless
  • As in impossible : adj beyond the bounds of possibility
Example sentences :
  • But for any entertainment beyond this, the host is no-way responsible.
  • Extract from : « Continental Monthly, Vol. II. July, 1862. No. 1. » by Various

Synonyms for no-way

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