Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: lobby
IPA transcription: [l'ɑbi]
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: anteroom, antechamber, entrance_hall, hall, foyer, lobby, vestibule
    Meaning: a large entrance or reception room or area
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: lobby, buttonhole
    Meaning: detain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors
Usage examples
  • Lobby
  • The old Farm Lobby was unbeatable.
  • So Space Lobby took over completely in its own field.
  • Baxter had been Feldman's closest friend in the Lobby.
  • And you've decided your precious Lobby won't save you?"
  • "She's the daughter of Elmers of Space Lobby!" Chris answered.
  • Ryan made a deal with Space Lobby, and the two effectively ran the world.
  • In the lobby he met Drouet, who was just returning from a trip for more cigars.
  • A man belonged to his Lobby, just as a serf had belonged to his feudal landlord.
  • By the time the world recovered, America ran it and the Medical Lobby was untouchable.