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hall

hall

 
pronunciation:
hawl
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a narrow passageway in a building; corridor.
This hall goes to the bedrooms.
synonyms:
corridor, hallway, passageway
similar words:
gallery, passage, tunnel
definition 2: a large room or public building for meetings or social gatherings.
The dance will be at the community hall.The meeting will be at City Hall.
similar words:
center, chamber, park
definition 3: the room or entrance area just inside the main door of a building; lobby.
Please leave your boots in the hall before you come in.
synonyms:
lobby
similar words:
entrance
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Are you looking for the word haul (to transport)? Hall and haul sound alike but have different meanings.
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