Pronunciation: (foi'ur, foi'ā; Fr. fwa-yā'), [key]
—pl. -ersPronunciation: (-urz, -āz; Fr. -yā'). [key]
1. the lobby of a theater, hotel, or apartment house.
2. a vestibule or entrance hall in a house or apartment.
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