Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “gateway”

See all translations

gateway

noun [C]  /ˈɡeɪt·weɪ/ us  
a place through which you have to go to get to another place, esp. a tall and wide entrance through a wall: fig. The new airport is regarded as the most convenient gateway to southeast Asia.
Translations of “gateway”
in Korean 입구…
in Arabic بَوّابة…
in Portuguese portão, portal…
in Catalan entrada, porta…
in Japanese (門の)入り口…
in Italian cancello, entrata, ingresso…
in Chinese (Traditional) (圍牆或籬笆等的)出入口…
in Russian ворота, проход…
in Turkish giriş yolu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (围墙或篱笆等的)出入口…
in Polish brama…
(Definition of gateway from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of gateway?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “gateway” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

thug

a man who acts violently, especially to commit a crime

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

crossfit noun

March 23, 2015
high-intensity strength training Two women in strappy dresses discussed how much weight they could snatch

Read More