en·​try·​way | \ ˈen-trē-ˌwā How to pronounce entryway (audio) \

Definition of entryway

: a passage for entrance

Examples of entryway in a Sentence

a small entryway to receive visitors
Recent Examples on the Web In January, the board approved a large-scale renovation of the locker rooms and front entryway at the high school. cleveland, 25 Apr. 2022 The infamous mail pile that collects on your kitchen counter or entryway table is a reoccurring nightmare for many homeowners. Kaylei Fear, Better Homes & Gardens, 9 Dec. 2021 Open that solid wood front door in the bunker-like entryway, step inside and your jaw will descend at the instant transformation from somber to stunning. Howard Walker, Robb Report, 7 Sep. 2021 The front entryway is handsomely appointed with plenty of wood, from the oak flooring to the trim to the stairway that swoops up to the second floor. Richard A. Marini, San Antonio Express-News, 27 May 2021 Many killdeer nest at Monee Reservoir, in an area where the grass is short near a lot in the entryway, Bryerton said. Bill Jones, Chicago Tribune, 9 June 2022 One of the investigators was talkative, bantering about this or that, while the other stood masked and silent in the entryway. New York Times, 30 Mar. 2022 The home itself is built from lodgepole pine native to the Northern Rocky Mountains and features a two-story waterfall and trout stream in the entryway, according to the listing. Abigail Adams, PEOPLE.com, 4 Mar. 2022 More than a half-dozen snowboards hang in the entryway over a cubbyhole stuffed with boots. Los Angeles Times, 3 Mar. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of entryway

1746, in the meaning defined above

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9 Aug 2022

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“Entryway.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/entryway. Accessed 11 Aug. 2022.

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