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1 the entrance room of a building
  • the dinner guests hung their coats in the hall

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2 a typically long narrow way connecting parts of a building
  • the bedroom is at the end of the hall

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3 a large room or building for enclosed public gatherings
  • the concert hall was full

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4 a centrally located room in a building that serves as a gathering or waiting area or as a passageway into the interior
  • from the main hall of the museum, turn left to see the ancient pottery collection and turn right to see the mummies

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5 a large impressive residence
  • Lord Plentiworth has opened his family's hereditary home, Richley Hall, to visitors on Tuesdays

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6 a large, magnificent, or massive building
  • on your right, you will see Parliament Hall, a splendid example of Georgian architecture

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The first known use of hall was before the 12th century

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“Hall.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Jul. 2020.

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