[ seg-wey ]
/ ˈsɛg weɪ /

verb, noun

a frequent misspelling of segue.

Nearby words

  1. segrè,
  2. segue,
  3. seguidilla,
  4. seguin,
  5. segura,
  6. sehna knot,
  7. sei,
  8. sei whale,
  9. seicento,
  10. seiche Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Word Origin and History for segwaying


trademark name (Segway Inc., Bedford, New Hampshire, U.S.), in use from 2001; according to the company, chosen for similarity to segue on notion of "a smooth transition from one place to another," with probably influence of way (n.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper