a national shrine in New York City commemorating the names of outstanding Americans.
a room, building, etc., set aside to honor outstanding individuals in any profession, locality, nation, or the like.
a number of individuals acclaimed as outstanding in a particular profession, field of endeavor, locality, or the like.
noun (mainly US & Canadian) (sometimes not capitals)
a building containing plaques or busts honouring famous people
a group of famous people
noun, (sometimes lowercase) Informal. 1. a person who has been accepted into a Hall of Fame.
- Hall of residence
noun 1. a residential block in or attached to a university, college, etc
- Hall of shame
noun a mythical place where utter failures or disgraced entities are recognized Examples Britney Spears may qualify for the mommy Hall of Shame. Word Origin 1900; patterned on Hall of Fame Usage Note slang
[huh-loo] /həˈlu/ interjection, noun, plural halloos, verb (used with or without object), hallooed, hallooing. 1. . /həˈluː/ sentence substitute 1. a shout to attract attention, esp to call hounds at a hunt noun (pl) -loos, -los, -loas 2. a shout of “halloo” verb -loos, -looing, -looed, -los, -loing, -loed, -loas, -loaing, -loaed 3. to shout […]