"pave" Definition

  1. n. The pavement.
  2. v. t. To lay or cover with stone, brick, or other material, so as to make a firm, level, or convenient surface for horses, carriages, or persons on foot, to travel on; to floor with brick, stone, or other solid material; as, to pave a street; to pave a court.
  3. v. t. Fig.: To make smooth, easy, and safe; to prepare, as a path or way; as, to pave the way to promotion; to pave the way for an enterprise.

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Position in dictionary: 71807 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., v. t., v. t.,
Words that start with "pave": 8
Words that end with "pave": 2
Words that contain "pave": 14
Next words in dictionary: paved, pavement, paven, paver, pavesade
Previous words in dictionary: pavan, pavage, pauxi, pausingly, pausing

English Dictionary Definition of pave

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