Definition of via preposition from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈvaɪə//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈvaɪə//
    ; BrE BrE//ˈviːə//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈviːə//
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  1. 1  through a place We flew home via Dubai.
  2. 2by means of a particular person, system, etc. I heard about the sale via Jane. The news programme came to us via satellite.
  3. Word Originlate 18th cent.: from Latin, ablative of via ‘way, road’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: via