Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “promenade”

See all translations

promenade

noun [C] uk   /ˌprɒm.əˈnɑːd/ us    /ˌprɑː.məˈneɪd/ ( informal prom)
a path for walking on, especially one built next to the sea: We strolled along on the promenade eating ice creams.

promenade

verb [I] uk   /ˌprɒm.əˈnɑːd/ us    /ˌprɑː.məˈneɪd/ old-fashioned
to walk slowly along a road or path for pleasure
Translations of “promenade”
in Spanish paseo…
in French promenade…
in German die Promenade…
in Chinese (Traditional) 散步場所, (尤指)海濱步道…
in Russian набережная…
in Turkish deniz kıyısında gezinti yolu…
in Chinese (Simplified) 散步场所, (尤指)海滨散步道…
in Polish promenada…
(Definition of promenade from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of promenade?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “promenade” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

escapism

a way of avoiding an unpleasant or boring life, especially by thinking, reading, etc. about more exciting but impossible activities

Word of the Day

Lies, lies, lies!

by Kate Woodford,
February 25, 2015
​​​ According to sociologists (=people who study the relationships between people living in groups), we are good at lying. As a species, we have developed a remarkable ability to deceive each other (= persuade each other that something false is true). Being able to say things that are not true can help with

Read More 

showrooming noun

February 23, 2015
the activity of examining a product in a physical store and then making the purchase with an online retailer Amazon’s new smartphone is specifically designed to make showrooming fast and easy.

Read More