Thesaurus

hallway

noun

Synonyms of hallway

1 a typically long narrow way connecting parts of a building
  • the hallway between the bedroom and bathroom was strewn with toys

Synonyms for hallway

Words Related to hallway

2 the entrance room of a building
  • visitors to the Georgian mansion are received in a handsomely proportioned hallway featuring an open staircase

Synonyms for hallway

Words Related to hallway

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about hallway

Time Traveler for hallway

Time Traveler

The first known use of hallway was in 1876

See more words from the same year

Cite this Entry

“Hallway.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hallway. Accessed 30 Sep. 2020.

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on hallway

Dictionary: Definition of hallway

Nglish: Translation of hallway for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of hallway for Arabic Speakers

Comments on hallway

What made you want to look up hallway? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Challenging Vocabulary Quiz Returns!

  • stylized drawing of woman pole vaulting across gap to get trophy
  • Which is a synonym of fuliginous?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!