archway

noun arch·way \ ˈärch-ˌwā \
Updated on: 18 Dec 2017

Definition of archway

: a way or passage under an arch; also : an arch over a passage

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First Known Use of archway

1715


ARCHWAY Defined for English Language Learners

archway

noun

Definition of archway for English Language Learners

  • : a passage that goes under an arch; also : an arch over a passage


ARCHWAY Defined for Kids

archway

noun arch·way \ ˈärch-ˌwā \

Definition of archway for Students

1 : a passage under an arch
2 : an arch over a passage


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