in a way


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in a way

considered in this manner I suppose, in a way, I was more of a sister to you than Joan was. I think that's sad in a way.
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in a way

To a certain extent, with reservations; also, in some respects. For example, In a way I like the new styles, or You're right, in a way, but we have to consider the price. [Mid-1800s]
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in a way

1. To a certain extent; with reservations: I like the new styles, in a way.
2. From one point of view: In a way, you're right.
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