Quiz: Remember the definition of mal de mer?
Very; extremely; absolutely; to the max: one of the way coolest in the US (1980s+)affirmation
Yes; on the contrary •Used as a response to the negative ''No way!'' (1990s+)Related Terms
beat one's way, the french way, go out of one's way, go the limit, the greek way, the hard way, in a big way, know one's way around, not a one-way street, no way, rub someone the wrong way, there's no way
[May have developed from all the way, attested along with way, both meaning ''very'' in prison slang of the 1980s]