• WordNet 3.6
    • n entryway something that provides access (to get in or get out) "they waited at the entrance to the garden","beggars waited just outside the entryway to the cathedral"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n entryway A passage or space for ingress; an entry. See entry, 2.
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In literature:

It needed no prophet to read the countenance of the dread apparition in the entryway.
"Penrod" by Booth Tarkington
Shouts came from the front entryway.
"The Adventures of Jimmie Dale" by Frank L. Packard
From the hangings of the reception-room entryway Aileen signaled him to draw near.
"The Financier" by Theodore Dreiser
A Martian stood in the entryway, a case on his shoulder.
"Rip Foster in Ride the Gray Planet" by Harold Leland Goodwin
An entryway was here.
"Brigands of the Moon" by Ray Cummings
The living room occupied the center, with a sort of winter kitchen and entryway behind it.
"The Rover Boys on a Hunt" by Arthur M. Winfield (Edward Stratemeyer)
In the walled city small hotels are numerous, their entryways well banked with potted palms.
"The Great White Tribe in Filipinia" by Paul T. Gilbert
Below, in that little entryway, were girls waiting for jobs.
"Working With the Working Woman" by Cornelia Stratton Parker
The house was quiet, unadorned save for a third-floor balcony above the entryway.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
An entryway was here.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930" by Various
There was a front stoop of several steps, and a basement entryway.
"Astounding Stories, April, 1931" by Various
Tacked up in the entryway of their barracks was a large-scale map.
"The Scarlet Lake Mystery" by Harold Leland Goodwin
In the entryway at the head of the stairs huddled a group of shrinking girls.
"Bransford of Rainbow Range" by Eugene Manlove Rhodes
They paused in the last shadows before the open space fronting the entryway, giving Stelios Tritsis time to shuck his black pullover.
"Project Cyclops" by Thomas Hoover
Gingerly he edged on out through the entryway and stood at the edge of the courtyard, Baretta cocked and ready.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
Just as the elevator door was closing, he saw a figure emerge through the security entryway.
"Syndrome" by Thomas Hoover
Waiting on the veranda, just inside the entryway, were six tall figures, three on either side of the doorway.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
The entryway just off the elevator bank had been completely transformed.
"The Samurai Strategy" by Thomas Hoover
Pick-Axe, bundled up in his overcoat, back in the entryway, did not see the scab approaching.
"Comrade Yetta" by Albert Edwards
They buzzed and pushed and ran their stings in and out of their bodies, and crowded the entryway full.
"Insect Stories" by Vernon L. Kellogg

In news:

This bench will fit in any entryway, and store your umbrella and gloves too.
From front entryways to shower doors, there are many reasons you might need glass that offers some privacy while still letting in plenty of light.
Dania Maxwell/Staff Free pens, offered to members for free from Planet Fitness, sit on table in the entryway of the gym on Monday, September 10, 2012 in Naples, Fla. Companies spend on freebies.
The trophy houses, with wrought-iron gates and grand-columned entryways, keep popping up on little country roads here, in clearings in the piney woods and near doublewide trailers.
The entryway to the Globe entrance of the Los Angeles Times on First Street in downtown L.A.
Dissenting commissioner bemoans special consideration at entryway for attorneys.
Entryway of the Oklahoma City Golf & Country Club.
The Park City Police Department is investigating a report of a bow hunter killing a deer on the undeveloped land along the S.R 248 entryway.
Web browser vulnerabilities are a major entryway for malware on Windows-based PCs.
A Christmas tree created out of books in the Mistletoe Market entryway, represents the Junior League's literacy efforts.
The entryway to your home should be inviting and functional.
Don't let disorder take over your entryway.
Who wants to walk into a messy, cluttered entryway.
Martha shows how to make a shutter entryway organizer .
Editor's Choice: The Sweet Life Nail Bar and Lounge, 2373 Central Park Blvd, Suite 105, 720-496-4565, sweetlifenailbar.co If there weren't 200 bottles of nail polish in the entryway, you might confuse the Sweet Life for a chic LoDo bar.