Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A finger-post, guide-post, milestone, or the like.
- n. A sign or symbol marked in a prominent position in an off-road location to show the track of a footpath or route
- n. A map coordinate stored within a satellite navigation system
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. A mark to guide in traveling.
- way + mark (Wiktionary)
“A list of the waymark trees I know would not fit on these pages - where do you want to start?”
“But these trees were not indigenous to southern England, and whilst self-seeded from their forebears, the originals were deliberately planted in a very dim and distant past to mark critical points on trackways, be it a crossroads, junction or simply to act as a waymark.”
“Fortunately, when we got to the waymark where the paths diverged we met a group of Brits, mostly similar ages to ourselves, carrying much smaller packs and with a guide.”
“Unfortunately it then started to go completely the wrong direction and then we came to our first exit route at a waymark which pointed down through cow pasture to the normal route.”
“However, we got to the first little bridge over the river and there was a UTMB sign on the road pointing across it and up the hill on a track withot a waymark … so we decided to follow it, assuming it would just follow the same route but above the road.”
“I also found that if there are not enough geocaches around I can waymark!”
“It was kind of a landmark on I-44 and even though I never dined there, I used it as a waymark for giving directions right along with the Camelot across the street!”
“It appears that Mr. Wait, mistaking his way at this point, nearly perished in a snow-storm, and erected this waymark for the benefit of future travellers.”
“He was still only a waymark to the kingdom of folly, but she had made a beginning, and she would persevere.”
“Its very simplicity gives it weight, and it is quite consistent with the habits of the Indians, and their nice observation; for the rock, though unimportant, is yet the largest in sight, and its position near the outlet would make it a very natural waymark to them.”
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Words only (I left out the expressions) from Geza Kerenyi's EN-HU interpreters' dictionary. Most of them pose some difficulty when interpreted between HU and EN in either or both directions.
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