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  • noun

Synonyms for hall

Synonyms for hall

an interior passage or corridor onto which rooms open

a large entrance or reception room or area

a large room for gatherings or entertainment

a college or university building containing living quarters for students

the large room of a manor or castle

English writer whose novel about a lesbian relationship was banned in Britain for many years (1883-1943)

United States child psychologist whose theories of child psychology strongly influenced educational psychology (1844-1924)

United States chemist who developed an economical method of producing aluminum from bauxite (1863-1914)

United States explorer who led three expeditions to the Arctic (1821-1871)

United States astronomer who discovered Phobos and Deimos (the two satellites of Mars) (1829-1907)


a large building used by a college or university for teaching or research

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a large building for meetings or entertainment

References in classic literature ?
She entered the hall with him during a lull in the dance.
The serf wore the customary garb of serving-men at that period, and long before, in the old hereditary halls of England
I suppose you are a stranger in these parts, or you would have heard what happened last autumn,--Thornfield Hall is quite a ruin: it was burnt down just about harvest-time.
Toward its lower end, the Hall melted mysteriously into darkness.
The walls of this upper end of the hall, as far as the dais extended, were covered with hangings or curtains, and upon the floor there was a carpet, both of which were adorned with some attempts at tapestry, or embroidery, executed with brilliant or rather gaudy colouring.
In the middle you shall build me a large hall with a dome, its four walls of massy gold and silver, each side having six windows, whose lattices, all except one, which is to be left unfinished, must be set with diamonds and rubies.
It would not suit me either to lodge at Crimsworth Hall.
No, he would sooner quit Kellynch Hall at once, than remain in it on such disgraceful terms.
brought her to the Hall the maiden was placed in an upper
The tickets were theoretically confined to members and their friends, but the latter is an elastic term, and long before eight o'clock, the hour fixed for the commencement of the proceedings, all parts of the Great Hall were tightly packed.
A couple of hours at Day's Music Hall in the evening would do you no harm after your labors.
In twos we entered the chamber and marched down the broad Aisle of Hope, as it is called, to the platform in the centre of the hall.
Nor was it at all unpleasant to hear his merry, boyish laughter ringing round hall and gallery, ere it died away against a dozen closed doors.
It must be stated, in honor of the good sense of the loungers of Paris, that the greater part of this crowd directed their steps towards the bonfire, which was quite in season, or towards the mystery play, which was to be presented in the grand hall of the Palais de Justice (the courts of law), which was well roofed and walled; and that the curious left the poor, scantily flowered maypole to shiver all alone beneath the sky of January, in the cemetery of the Chapel of Braque.
For the City Hall had awakened and was conferring by telephone with the Federal command and taking measures for defence.