1. [ noun ] (architecture) an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open
Synonyms: hallway

"the elevators were at the end of the hall"

Related terms: corridor concourse wall floor ceiling
2. [ noun ] (architecture) a large entrance or reception room or area
Synonyms: lobby foyer vestibule entrance_hall antechamber anteroom
Related terms: room narthex building
3. [ noun ] a large room for gatherings or entertainment

"lecture hall" "pool hall"

Related terms: room concert_hall floor great_hall exhibition_hall beer_hall
4. [ noun ] (housing) living quarters at a college or university where students live
Synonyms: dormitory student_residence residence_hall dorm
Related terms: building living_quarters hall_of_residence
5. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 26
6. [ noun ] (housing) the large room of a manor or castle
Synonyms: manor_hall
Related terms: room mansion
7. [ noun ] (physics,astronomy) United States astronomer who discovered Phobos and Deimos (the two satellites of Mars) (1829-1907)
Synonyms: asaph_hall
Related terms: astronomer
8. [ noun ] (housing) a large and imposing house
Synonyms: residence manse mansion_house mansion
Related terms: house palace manor stately_home manor_hall
9. [ noun ] (chemistry) United States chemist who developed an economical method of producing aluminum from bauxite (1863-1914)
Synonyms: charles_martin_hall
Related terms: chemist
10. [ noun ] (geography) United States explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1821-1871)
Synonyms: charles_francis_hall
Related terms: explorer
11. [ noun ] a large building used by a college or university for teaching or research

"halls of learning"

Related terms: building
12. [ noun ] (writing) English writer whose novel about a lesbian relationship was banned in Britain for many years (1883-1943)
Synonyms: radclyffe_hall marguerite_radclyffe_hall
Related terms: writer
13. [ noun ] (psychology) United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924)
Synonyms: granville_stanley_hall g._stanley_hall
Related terms: psychologist
14. [ noun ] a large building for meetings or entertainment
Related terms: building lyceum guildhall city_hall
Similar spelling:   Hally