- 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 passagewaysMore example sentences
corridor, hall, passage, hallway, walkway, gangway, aislealley, 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
- 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.