adverb Etymology: alteration of that way Date: 1839 in that direction

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  • thataway — /dhat euh way /, adv. Older Use. 1. in or toward the direction pointed out: The outlaws went thataway when they rode out of town. 2. in the manner indicated: You ll get an electric shock if you do it thataway. [1830 40, Amer.; alter. of that way] …   Universalium

  • thataway — adverb Humorous or dialect version of that way. Youd talk thataway about your own daddy? mdash; Elmer Kelton, Wagontongue (1996) …   Wiktionary

  • thataway — adv. (U.S.A. Slang) in that direction, that way …   English contemporary dictionary

  • thataway — adverb informal, chiefly N. Amer. in that direction or way …   English new terms dictionary

  • thataway — that·away …   English syllables

  • thataway — ˈthad.əˌwā, atəˌ adverb Etymology: alteration of the phrase that way 1. dialect : in that direction 2. dialect : in that manner …   Useful english dictionary

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