hallway

noun ⇨ See also ↑corridor
ADJECTIVE
long
narrow, wide
crowded

She walked through the crowded hallways to the locker room.

deserted, empty
dark, dimly lit
bright, brightly lit
carpeted
communal (BrE)
main
downstairs, upstairs
school (esp. AmE)
VERB + HALLWAY
enter
fill, line

Lockers lined the hallways.

roam, walk down, wander

I walked down the hallway, not knowing where I was heading.

HALLWAY + VERB
connect, lead to

Collocations dictionary. 2013.

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  • hallway — hall way n. an interior passage or corridor in a building, onto which rooms open. Syn: hall. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hallway — (n.) 1877, American English, from HALL (Cf. hall) + WAY (Cf. way) …   Etymology dictionary

  • hallway — ☆ hallway [hôl′wā΄ ] n. 1. a passageway or room between the entrance and the interior of a building; vestibule 2. a passageway; corridor …   English World dictionary

  • hallway — UK [ˈhɔːlˌweɪ] / US [ˈhɔlˌweɪ] noun [countable] Word forms hallway : singular hallway plural hallways a) a long narrow passage inside a building with doors along it leading to rooms Security guards are posted in the hallway outside the president… …   English dictionary

  • hallway — [[t]hɔ͟ːlweɪ[/t]] hallways 1) N COUNT A hallway in a house or flat is a long passage with doors into rooms on both sides of it. 2) N COUNT A hallway in a house or flat is the area just inside the front door, into which some of the other rooms… …   English dictionary

  • hallway — hall|way [ hɔl,weı ] noun count a long narrow passage inside a building with doors along it leading to rooms: HALL: Security guards are posted in the hallway outside the president s office. a. the area inside the front door of a house or other… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • hallway — hall, hallway *passage, passageway, corridor, gallery, arcade, cloister, aisle, ambulatory …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • hallway — noun Date: 1876 1. an entrance hall 2. corridor 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hallway — /hawl way /, n. 1. a corridor, as in a building. 2. an entrance hall. [1875 80, Amer. HALL + WAY] * * * …   Universalium

  • hallway — noun A corridor in a building that connects rooms …   Wiktionary

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