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archway

[ ahrch-wey ]SEE DEFINITION OF archway

Synonyms for archway

  • entrance
  • passage
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR ARCHWAY

There's not such a spring in England as the pump under the archway.

There was an archway at the end of the corridor, and a lamp hung under the archway.

Under the archway, he gave his key as usual to the doorkeeper.

"Let us find her together," he said amiably, and so turned and went with her towards the archway.

Under the archway they rode, Farnese at the head of the cavalcade.

Marius obeyed him, and the men obeyed Marius, and vanished into the gloom of the archway.

Under the archway of the gate his horse stumbled and came down with him.

Then I carried it on my back down the street, round a corner, to an archway.

Charles Gould rode on, and turned into the archway of his house.

Something had whisked past the archway leading into the foyer.

WORD ORIGIN

1802, from arch (n.) + way.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ARCHWAY

arch

nouncurve, curved structure
  • arc
  • archway
  • bend
  • bow
  • curvature
  • dome
  • semicircle
  • span
  • vault
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