To lay or cover with stone, brick, or other material, so as to make a firm, level, or convenient surface for horses, carriages, or persons on foot, to travel on; to floor with brick, stone, or other solid material; as, to pave a street; to pave a court.
- To cover with a pavement.
- To cover uniformly, as if with pavement.
- To be or compose the pavement of.
- pave the way To make progress or development easier: experiments that paved the way for future research.