make way

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To progress through the water .

Etymology:

  • Originally nautical
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Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'make way':

make wayTo make progress.
make wayTo give place or step aside.
make wayan instruction to get out of the way of someone else, usually because they are carrying something and need a clear pathway. Compare with gangway.
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