1. right of way.

Other definitions for R.W. (2 of 2)


  1. Right Worshipful.

  2. Right Worthy.

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How to use R/W in a sentence

  • Pray do you know what would have become of you, if I had not bestowed my hand upon R. W., your father, on this day?'

    Our Mutual Friend | Charles Dickens
  • Also they call their river, which we spell Paraguay, and pronounce I don't know how, P-r-w-e.

    Birds and Man | W. H. Hudson
  • The return wire, R W, passes from the copper of b to the zinc of B.

    How Two Boys Made Their Own Electrical Apparatus | Thomas M. (Thomas Matthew) St. John
  • It has been suggested that wel ooo 'weal or woe' should be read instead of the interjection we loo!

  • Whenever the tailor muttered and talked in his sleep, Simpkin said "Miaw-ger-r-w-s-s-ch!"

    The Tailor of Gloucester | Beatrix Potter

British Dictionary definitions for rw (1 of 2)


the internet domain name for
  1. Rwanda

British Dictionary definitions for RW (2 of 2)


abbreviation for
  1. Right Worshipful

  2. Right Worthy

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