- For Teachers
Meaning: Yield, surrender, retreat
Example: Don't GIVE WAY TO your worst fears about this.
Meaning: Relinquish position or ascendancy
Example: Night GIVES WAY TO day.
Meaning: Be replaced by something better, cheaper, more modern, etc
Example: Cottage industries GAVE WAY TO the big companies.
Meaning: Allow a vehicle to pass in front
Example: You must GIVE WAY TO oncoming traffic.
Meaning: Surrender to strong emotions
Example: He GAVE WAY TO his anger and started screaming at them.