UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciationsEnglish: /ˈfɔɪər/ /ˈfɔɪəɪ/, French: /ˈfwaɪeɪ/

US:USA pronuncation: IPAUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfɔɪɚ, ˈfɔɪeɪ/

US:USA pronunciation: respellingUSA pronunciation: respelling(foiər, foiā; Fr. fwa)

Inflections of 'foyer' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": foyers
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Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
  1. is waiting in the foyer
  2. wait for me in the foyer
  3. will meet you in the foyer
  4. the [house's, hotel's, restaurant's] foyer
  5. met in the [hotel] foyer
  6. enter through the foyer
  7. the [front, hall, main, entry] foyer
  8. wheelchair-accessible foyers
n as adj
  1. foyer furniture
  2. in the foyer area
  3. the foyer entrance

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