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Meaning of FOYER

Pronunciation:  'foyur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a large entrance or reception room or area

FOYER is a 5 letter word that starts with F.


 Synonyms: antechamber, anteroom, entrance hall, hall, lobby, vestibule
 See Also: building, edifice, narthex, room



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Foy`er"\, n. [F., fr. LL. focarium fireplace. See
{Focus}, n.]
1. A lobby in a theater; a greenroom.

2. The crucible or basin in a furnace which receives the
   molten metal. --Knight.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: ancestral halls, chimney corner, entrance, entrance hall, entranceway, entry, entryway, family homestead, fireplace, fireside, galilee, hearth, hearth and home, hearthstone, home, home place, home roof, home sweet home, homestead, household, ingle, inglenook, ingleside, lobby, menage, narthex, paternal roof, portal, portico, propylaeum, roof, rooftree, stoa, threshold, toft, vestibule