put in one's way

put in one's way
See: PUT IN THE WAY OF.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • put\ in\ one's\ way — • put in the way of • put in one s way v. phr. To set before (someone); give to (someone); show the way to; help toward. After Joe graduated, the coach put him in the way of a good job. The librarian put me in the way of a lot of new material on… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • put in one's way — See: PUT IN THE WAY OF …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • put out of the way — phrasal 1. : kill I 1a hired a gunman to put his competitor out of the way 2. also put out of one s way Brit …   Useful english dictionary

  • put out of one's way — phrasal see put out of the way 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • To make one's way — make make, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {made} (m[=a]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {making}.] [OE. maken, makien, AS. macian; akin to OS. mak?n, OFries. makia, D. maken, G. machen, OHG. mahh?n to join, fit, prepare, make, Dan. mage. Cf. {Match} an equal.] 1. To… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To put out of the way — Out Out (out), adv. [OE. out, ut, oute, ute, AS. [=u]t, and [=u]te, [=u]tan, fr. [=u]t; akin to D. uit, OS. [=u]t, G. aus, OHG. [=u]z, Icel. [=u]t, Sw. ut, Dan. ud, Goth. ut, Skr. ud. [root]198. Cf. {About}, {But}, prep., {Carouse}, {Utter}, a.]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • put\ in\ the\ way\ of — • put in the way of • put in one s way v. phr. To set before (someone); give to (someone); show the way to; help toward. After Joe graduated, the coach put him in the way of a good job. The librarian put me in the way of a lot of new material on… …   Словарь американских идиом

  • pick one's way — To choose carefully where to put one s feet, as (or as if) on dirty or dangerous ground • • • Main Entry: ↑pick …   Useful english dictionary

  • way — See: ALL THE WAY or THE WHOLE WAY, BY THE WAY, BY WAY OF, COME A LONG WAY, CUT BOTH WAYS or CUT TWO WAYS, EVERY WHICH WAY, FROM WAY BACK, GO OUT OF ONE S WAY, HARD WAY, HAVE A WAY WITH, IN A BAD WAY, IN A BIG WAY, IN A FAMILY WAY, IN A WAY, IN… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • way — See: ALL THE WAY or THE WHOLE WAY, BY THE WAY, BY WAY OF, COME A LONG WAY, CUT BOTH WAYS or CUT TWO WAYS, EVERY WHICH WAY, FROM WAY BACK, GO OUT OF ONE S WAY, HARD WAY, HAVE A WAY WITH, IN A BAD WAY, IN A BIG WAY, IN A FAMILY WAY, IN A WAY, IN… …   Dictionary of American idioms

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