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An entryway.


(Architecture) a place of entry


(ˈɛn triˌweɪ)

a passage affording entrance.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.entranceway - something that provides access (to get in or get out)entranceway - something that provides access (to get in or get out); "they waited at the entrance to the garden"; "beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral"
access, approach - a way of entering or leaving; "he took a wrong turn on the access to the bridge"
archway, arch - a passageway under a curved masonry construction; "they built a triumphal arch to memorialize their victory"
doorway, room access, door, threshold - the entrance (the space in a wall) through which you enter or leave a room or building; the space that a door can close; "he stuck his head in the doorway"
gateway - an entrance that can be closed by a gate
hatchway, scuttle, opening - an entrance equipped with a hatch; especially a passageway between decks of a ship
pithead - the entrance to a coal mine
portal - a grand and imposing entrance (often extended metaphorically); "the portals of the cathedral"; "the portals of heaven"; "the portals of success"
porte-cochere - a carriage entrance passing through a building to an enclosed courtyard
servant's entrance, service door, service entrance - an entrance intended for the use of servants or for delivery of goods and removal of refuse
stage door - an entrance to the backstage area of theater; used by performers and other theater personnel
vomitory - an entrance to an amphitheater or stadium
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Soon the party was near me, and from the black shadows of my entranceway I perceived a score of mounted warriors, who, in passing, dropped a dozen words that fetched my heart clean into the top of my head.
For a moment he stood motionless just within the entranceway, listening.
After hearing the loud noise, she looked over her upstairs railing and saw a man standing in the entranceway next to the door that he had just kicked in.
The store entranceway is spacious with park-like benches for customers and a free-of-charge carousel for children.
The renovation will include a complete make-over, beginning with the facility's outside facade and entranceway, according to Rebecca Jones, director of hospitality design for Baltimore-based H.
Jones Architects--a firm with whom Aragon has partnered with on several prominent construction jobs--the firm will oversee the installation of security, fencing, cameras, several customer service areas, a new entranceway for messenger pick-ups, restrooms, office spaces and executive suites.
Blue Note will have a private entranceway on Harmon Avenue with its own valet drop-off.
The rebirth of Coney Island is already having a tremendous impact on this legendary Brooklyn neighborhood, particularly in creating new opportunities for retailers, and our property is located right at the entranceway to all of the excitement," asserted Ripco principal Peter Ripka, who together with colleagues Joanne Argenti and Richard Senior, is handling the leasing assignment.
Newmark Knight Frank Managing Director Brian Steinwurtzel stated that "the partnership plans to renovate and upgrade the building's entranceway, parking lot, lobby, elevators and common areas.
To recognize this prestigious accomplishment, a new banner will hang in the main plant entranceway and an ISO 14001 flag will fly on the flagpole.
During construction of the 96 apartment homes, Salem Station's existing clubhouse, pool area and entranceway will be upgraded.
The brick and mason facade has retained its character and the entranceway and hallways have been updated with brand new floors, charming oak staircases and banisters.