entranceway entranceway

Definition(s):

  • (n) something that provides access (to get in or get out)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The robot looked into the windows of the officers' quarters and propelled itself through the first-class entranceway to glimpse the ship's gymnasium.
  2. A gaudy, stainless steel sculpture by Zhang Wang filled one entranceway; a trio of brightly dotted, spoon-shaped chairs by Zhang Qingfang was clustered in a corner.
  3. In place of the empty slogans and insincere legends that used to clutter the clubhouse walls, a small portrait of the Super Bowl trophy was mounted this year in the entranceway.

News

  1. Breaking ground

    A ground-breaking ceremony for the Petsafe JefFurson Dog Park in Texarkana Ark., is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Friday. The public is invited to the short ceremony that will give them a chance to see the sign being constructed at the park’s entranceway, said Chrystal Sl...
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Texarkana Gazette

  2. Fountain dedicated at Martin Luther King park

    It was the late Lula Crenshaw who first envisioned an entranceway to the Fayetteville park built in memory of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Fayetteville Observer

Quotes

  • Mrs. Kennedy asked the owner, OD Garland, "to see if he might be able to procure some pink granite," Coogan wrote, "similar to a piece that was part of the entranceway to the antique shop. She wanted it incorporated into the memorial."
    on Mar 16, 2008 By: Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Source: Cape Cod Today

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