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
More example sentences
- 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.
North American areaway;
West Indian & US trace;