Thisaway vs Thataway - What's the difference?

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Thisaway is a see also of thataway.


As adverbs the difference between thisaway and thataway

is that thisaway is (dialect|or|humorous) that way; in that direction while thataway is humorous or dialect version of that way .

thisaway

English

Adverb

(-)
  • (dialect, or, humorous) that way; in that direction.
  • * {{quote-book, year=1915, author=James B. Hendryx, title=The Promise, chapter=, edition= citation
  • , passage="It was thisaway , mister; yes, sir; listen: I was camped in the ravine, an' all to wunst I seen the flare of the fire an' I run over there; but 'twas too late--the roof had fell in an' the pore feller must 'a' been cooked alive. }}

    See also

    * thataway

    thataway

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • Humorous or dialect version of that way .
  • "You'd talk thataway about your own daddy?"'' — Elmer Kelton, ''Wagontongue (1996)
    "They went thataway ," said Daisy, pointing.'' — Carola Dunn, ''Rattle His Bones (2003)

    See also

    * thisaway