entranceway

noun
en·​trance·​way | \ ˈen-trən(t)s-ˌwā How to pronounce entranceway (audio) \

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Examples of entranceway in a Sentence

the visitor thoughtfully removed her snow-covered hat and gloves in the entranceway
Recent Examples on the Web At a house in the Hollywood Hills, his trucks hadn’t been able to fit in the entranceway, so his crew had had to shovel the snow into wheelbarrows and then wheel it up to the property. Brent Crane, The New Yorker, "Want Snow on Your Palm Trees? Easy.," 6 Jan. 2020 The Bible became part of the missing man table honoring missing veterans and POWS at the entranceway of the Manchester VA Medical Center. Washington Post, "Pence: ‘The Bible stays’ at veterans hospital facing lawsuit," 30 Aug. 2019 The Bible became part of the missing man table honoring missing veterans and POWS at the entranceway of the Manchester VA Medical Center. Washington Post, "Pence: ‘The Bible stays’ at veterans hospital facing lawsuit," 30 Aug. 2019 DeVito was shot three times, including once in the head, in the entranceway of the crowded club. BostonGlobe.com, "A man acquitted in a notorious 2001 Revere nightclub slaying was ordered detained Wednesday during the pendency of his new federal case alleging he extorted a man in Abington last year.," 27 Nov. 2019 The issue over Denver as the new home of the National Medal of Honor Museum exploded last week following the RTD board’s failure to support the lease for the entranceway. John Aguilar, The Denver Post, "RTD reverses itself with approval of land lease for Medal of Honor museum following blowup over initial vote," 24 Sep. 2019 The Bible became part of the missing man table honoring missing veterans and POWS at the entranceway of the Manchester VA Medical Center. Washington Post, "Pence: ‘The Bible stays’ at veterans hospital facing lawsuit," 30 Aug. 2019 The Bible became part of the missing man table honoring missing veterans and POWS at the entranceway of the Manchester VA Medical Center. Washington Post, "Pence: ‘The Bible stays’ at veterans hospital facing lawsuit," 30 Aug. 2019 Organizers suggest that participants start at the Harvey Wheeler Community Center, 1276 Main St., using the entranceway on Church Street. BostonGlobe.com, "During those hours, more than two dozen musical acts will be performing on the front porches and yards of homes around the neighborhood. Attendees are invited to travel among the different sites — all of which are in walking distance of West Concord Village — and enjoy the free live music.," 11 Sep. 2019

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First Known Use of entranceway

1800, in the meaning defined above

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15 Jan 2020

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“Entranceway.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entranceway. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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