Definition of passageway in English:


Line breaks: pas¦sage|way
Pronunciation: /ˈpasɪdʒweɪ


A long, narrow way, typically having walls either side, that allows access between buildings or to different rooms within a building: her hotel was at the end of a narrow passageway off the main street the palace was full of secret passageways
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  • Visitors are instead corralled through a narrow passageway into the uninviting realms of the zoo shop.
  • Gone were the piles of undifferentiated clutter, the narrow passageways, and the mysterious back room.
  • It is small, with a central room surrounding by passageways with terracotta walls.
alley, alleyway, lane, path, pathway, way, footpath, track, trackway, road, thoroughfare;
Scottish & Northern English ginnel, snicket, vennel, wynd, twitten;
North American areaway;
West Indian & US trace;
Indian gully

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