make way

make way

  1. (figuratively) To make progress.
    He was starting to make his way in the world.
  2. (nautical, of a vessel) To progress through the water .
  3. indtr en To give place or step aside.
    Synonyms: give place, give way
Related terms Translations
  • Italian: fare strada, fare passare, pista!, fare largo
  • Portuguese: abrir caminho
  • Spanish: abrirse camino
  1. (nautical) 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.

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