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 The Ways and what were once cracked stone steps leading to nowhere turn into an entranceway into the dark unknown. Randall Colburn, EW.com, 10 Dec. 2021 Future phases at the venue will include semi-permanent seating, landscaping with a brick entranceway and walking paths, art installations, a playground and a concession stand, as well as improvements to the pavilion. Linda Girardi, chicagotribune.com, 17 Aug. 2021 It was held in the echoing marble entranceway of the Public Library just atop Bryant Park, erstwhile home of New York Fashion Week, the stairs outside speckled once more with street-style photographers. New York Times, 29 June 2021 In the entranceway, the custom brick containers for her plants were made by Ramirez herself! Naledi Ushe, PEOPLE.com, 24 June 2021 There’s also the new state-of-the-art 4D movie theater and new entranceway to the building. Christopher Arnott, courant.com, 7 June 2021 For instance, in California's Palm Springs, famous for its Modernist villas, Drooker found a low-rise mid-century city hall complete with palm trees growing through a circular opening in the canopy above its entranceway. CNN, 21 Apr. 2021 In recent months, workers have gutted a CityWalk structure between the Voodoo Doughnut store and the main entranceway from Universal Orlando’s main parking garages. Dewayne Bevil, orlandosentinel.com, 26 Feb. 2021 Now, a bright green entranceway welcomes diners, and there is seating both outside and inside the sunny space. Beth D'addono, NOLA.com, 9 Nov. 2020

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First Known Use of entranceway

1800, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of entranceway was in 1800

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23 Dec 2021

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“Entranceway.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entranceway. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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