Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “promenade”

promenade

noun [C]  /ˌprɑm·əˈneɪd, -ˈnɑd/ us  
a wide path for walking on, esp. one built next to a sea, lake, or river: We strolled along the promenade.

promenade

verb [I]  /ˌprɑm·əˈneɪd, -ˈnɑd/ dated us  
to walk slowly along a street or path, usually where you can be seen by many people, for relaxation and pleasure
(Definition of promenade from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of promenade?
Browse related topics

You are looking at an entry to do with Coasts & beaches, but you might be interested in these topics from the Seas, rivers & water topic area:

Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “promenade” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

beer mat

a small piece of cardboard that you put under a glass to protect a table surface in a pub or bar

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More