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Most of Roosevelt's innovations have been the law of the land for 70 years now, and yet we are still a free society free enough, that is, to allow tens of thousands of protesters to gather on the National Mall and to broadcast their slogans and speeches to the world via C-SPAN.
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Meaning of "via" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD VIA

From Latin viā, from via way.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF VIA

via  [ˈvaɪə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF VIA

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Via is a preposition.
The preposition is an invariable grammatical category, that has no meaning itself and which serves to link or relate terms.

WHAT DOES VIA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of via in the English dictionary

The definition of via in the dictionary is by way of; by means of; through.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH VIA


acquire
əˈkwaɪə
buyer
ˈbaɪə
desire
dɪˈzaɪə
dire
daɪə
empire
ˈɛmpaɪə
entire
ɪnˈtaɪə
fire
faɪə
higher
ˈhaɪə
hire
ˈhaɪə
inspire
ɪnˈspaɪə
maya
ˈmaɪə
prior
ˈpraɪə
require
rɪˈkwaɪə
supplier
səˈplaɪə
Surabaya
ˌsʊərəˈbaɪə
tire
ˈtaɪə
vampire
ˈvæmpaɪə
vier
ˌvaɪə
vire
vaɪə
wire
waɪə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE VIA

vi et armis
Via Dolorosa
Via Flaminia
via media
viability
viable
viably
viaduct
Viagra
vial
vialful
viameter
viand
viands
Viangchan
Viareggio
viatica
viatical
viatical settlement
viaticum

WORDS THAT END LIKE VIA

Algeria
Arabia
Asia
Australia
Austria
Bahasa Indonesia
Bolivia
Bosnia
Bulgaria
California
Colombia
Columbia
criteria
Croatia
Estonia
Georgia
India
Indonesia
Italia
Latvia

Synonyms and antonyms of via in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «VIA»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «via» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of via

Translation of «via» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF VIA

Find out the translation of via to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of via from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «via» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

经由
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

vía
570 millions of speakers

English

via
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

के माध्यम से
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عَنْ طَرِيق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

через
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

via
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

মাধ্যমে
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

via
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Melalui
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

über
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

・・・経由で
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

...을 거쳐
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Liwat
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

qua
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

வழியாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

मार्गे
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

üzerinden
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

attraverso
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

przez
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

через
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

prin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

μέσω
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

via
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

via
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

via
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of via

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «VIA»

The term «via» is very widely used and occupies the 414 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «VIA» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «via» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «via» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about via

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10 QUOTES WITH «VIA»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word via.
1
Raymond Arroyo
Whether via social media or in person, building your relationships is a long-term process, and the ultimate goal is to strengthen your network one person at a time.
2
Gina Barreca
My longing to improve my looks via The Body Shop is being replaced by my longing to improve my looks via Photoshop.
3
Uwe Boll
In the Seventies, a lot of executions via electric chair failed because of technical problems. Seed tells the true story of someone who survived and sought revenge. They buried him alive to make it seem he was dead.
4
Dave Brat
The Left likes to think of itself as the bulwark of progressive liberal individualism, and yet it seeks to progressively coerce others to fund every social program under the sun via majority rule.
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Mark Z. Danielewski
My interest is in how meaning is communicated via language, and I believe the shape, positioning, even the color of the language has an effect on meaning.
6
Danny Elfman
I would have to say I might do some stuff, but it's the film that's appealing. I was raised on film. My musical experience is all via film, it's not from classical music.
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Dan Farmer
Even if it was a difficult operation to copy a song, it only takes one person to do it. After that the spread of the song via the Internet or other means of propagation is only limited by the honesty of the users.
8
Kenneth Fisher
All equity categories, correctly calculated, create near-identical lifelong returns. They just get there via wildly differing paths.
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Thomas Frank
Most of Roosevelt's innovations have been the law of the land for 70 years now, and yet we are still a free society free enough, that is, to allow tens of thousands of protesters to gather on the National Mall and to broadcast their slogans and speeches to the world via C-SPAN.
10
Fab Five Freddy
I want to plug back into the hip-hop audience. Whether it be fans who grew up watching 'Yo!', or people who have become familiar with the culture via the Internet.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «VIA»

Discover the use of via in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to via and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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CLR via C#
Led by programming expert Jeffrey Richter, a longtime consultant to the Microsoft .NET team - you’ll gain pragmatic insights for building robust, reliable, and responsive apps and components.
Jeffrey Richter, 2012
2
Latin Via Ovid: A First Course
For additional complimentary materials on this topic, please see Latin Via Ovid Audio materials (available via downloadable flash drive and cassette tapes) by Norma Goldman and Jacob E. Nyenhuis and the accompanying text Practice, Practice: ...
Norma Goldman, 1982
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Handbook of Drug Administration Via Enteral Feeding Tubes
The increase in awareness of the importance of adequate nutritional intake has increased the use of enteral feeding tubes for both short and long term feeding in both primary and secondary care.
Rebecca White, Vicky Bradnam, 2007
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Via Ferratas of the Italian Dolomites:
The first of a two-volume set of guides to the whole of the Italian Dolomites, this book covers an area stretching from Val di Fassa to Auronzo, while Volume 2 covers the Southern Dolomites, Brenta and Lake Garda.
Graham Fletcher, John Smith, 2011
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Via Ferratas of the Italian Dolomites: Vol 2: Southern ...
This is the second in a series of two guidebooks to the via ferratas of the Italian Dolomites. (Volume One covers the eastern, northern and central areas of the Dolomites, while Volume Two completes the picture, focusing on the southern, ...
Graham Fletcher, John Smith, 2012
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Topology Via Logic
This book goes some way towards bridging the gap for computer scientists.
Steven Vickers, 1996
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Trekking in the Dolomites: Alta Via routes 1 and 2, with ...
This guide includes inspirational colour photography, lots of clear maps, optional variants to the established routes and all the practical information needed for a first-time trekker.
Gillian Price, 2012
8
Nature Via Nurture: Genes, Experience, and What Makes Us Human
Documents the 2001 discovery that there are fewer genes in a human genome than previously thought and considers the argument that nurture elements are also largely responsible for human behavior.
Matt Ridley, 2003
9
The Network Nation: Human Communication Via Computer
The defining document and standard reference for the field of computer mediated communication (CMC)
Starr Roxanne Hiltz, 1993
10
Conducting Research Surveys via E-mail and the Web
Based on evidence in the literature and real-life casestudies, this book examines the validity of those claims.
Matthias Schonlau, Ronald D., Jr. Fricker, Marc N. Elliott, 2002

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «VIA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term via is used in the context of the following news items.
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Judge rules Via Rail terrorist should undergo second psychiatric …
A judge has ruled that a convicted terrorist who conspired to derail a Via Rail train should undergo a second psychiatric assessment with a Crown-chosen expert ... «Toronto Star, Jul 15»
2
Via Rail service resumes after Bowmanville train derailment
Via Rail service between Toronto and Montreal and Toronto and Ottawa has resumed Sunday after a CN freight train derailment Saturday in Bowmanville. «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
3
Further mental assessment in Via terror case 'complicated': judge
TORONTO – A Toronto judge said he needed more time to consider whether a further mental health assessment was necessary for a man found guilty in a terror ... «Macleans.ca, Jul 15»
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Via Rail terrorist an addict not jihadist: Doc
Esseghaier plotted to derail a VIA rail train between New York and Toronto. Ghannam said Jaser was simply role-playing the part of a terrorist in a scam to bilk ... «Toronto Sun, Jul 15»
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Man hit by VIA train at underpass; Lakeshore East service resumes
Police confirmed Friday that a man was hit by a VIA Rail train at the underpass of Markham Rd. and Eglinton Ave. in Scarborough. He was confirmed alive upon ... «Toronto Star, May 15»
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Via Rail to resume Toronto-to-Winnipeg service Friday
Via Rail says it will resume passenger train service between Toronto and Winnipeg on ... ​Via halted passenger service on the route following a CN freight train ... «CBC.ca, Apr 15»
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EXCLUSIVE: Judge says Brooklyn woman can use Facebook to …
A Brooklyn woman scored a judge's approval to legally change her relationship status to “single” via Facebook. In a landmark ruling, Manhattan Supreme Court ... «New York Daily News, Apr 15»
8
Following Jesus' steps: Are millions of Christians on the Via
NewsHour Weekend's Martin Fletcher explores one of the most famous streets in the world: The Via Dolorosa in Jerusalem, which follows the path where it is ... «PBS NewsHour, Apr 15»
9
Via Raises $27M For Its Flat-Rate $5 Urban Carpool-Style Ride …
Now, a startup out of New York called Via has raised $27 million to take Uber on in one specific area: ridesharing services for people in urban areas. With a flat ... «TechCrunch, Apr 15»
10
Via Rail plot trial: Raed Jaser, Chiheb Esseghaier found guilty on …
Raed Jaser and Chiheb Esseghaier, two men accused of plotting to derail a Via passenger train travelling between Canada and the U.S., have been found guilty ... «CBC.ca, Mar 15»

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