Meaning of “promenade” in the English Dictionary

"promenade" in British English

See all translations

promenadenoun [ 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.

promenadeverb [ I ]

uk /ˌprɒm.əˈnɑːd/ us /ˌprɑː.məˈneɪd/ old-fashioned

(Definition of “promenade” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"promenade" in American English

See all translations

promenadenoun [ C ]

us /ˌprɑm·əˈneɪd, -ˈnɑd/

a wide path for walking on, esp. one built next to a sea, lake, or river:

We strolled along the promenade.

promenadeverb [ I ]

us /ˌprɑm·əˈneɪd, -ˈnɑd/ dated

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)