noun, plural foy·ers [foi-erz, -eyz; French fwa-yey]. /ˈfɔɪ ərz, -eɪz; French fwaˈyeɪ/.
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Example sentences from the Web for foyer
In his rendition Charlie Sheen stands in a foyer and overturns a bucket filled with checks, not ice water.
I was sitting in a foyer called the “Diplomatic Reception Room” when President Obama walked in.Joshua DuBois Got Schooled by Obama, the Marriage Counselor in Chief|Joshua DuBois|October 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
By far the most impressive piece of art was the bronze bust of Ennis in the foyer.
According to PPR CEO Francois-Henri Pinault, the new name can be translated from French to mean “house” or “foyer,” reports WWD.The Kardashians Launch a Tanning Line; PPR Changes Its Name|The Fashion Beast Team|March 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In the foyer there were a series of huge posters, a stirring one depicted women with the caption “Rebelling to be heard.”Libyan Women Are More Visible in Post-Gaddafi Libya, but They May Have Lost Ground|Jamie Dettmer|July 5, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In the foyer a couple—a woman in a rose plush sortie de bal , and a blade—were mysteriously talking.The Roll-Call|Arnold Bennett
If she were not met in the foyer, she was to go into the restaurant and ask for a table reserved for Mr. N. Smith.The Second Latchkey|Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
Two days afterwards we met in the foyer at the Opera, and took a few turns together.A Prince of Bohemia|Honore de Balzac
He came out of the music-hall and stood for a moment just outside the foyer, glancing fearfully up and down the rain-swept street.The Yellow Claw|Sax Rohmer
The Parisians placed a fine bust of the composer in the Grand Opra foyer.Verdi: Man and Musician|Frederick James Crowest