By far the most impressive piece of art was the bronze bust of Ennis in the foyer.
“Wait here, please,” she said to him as she slipped into the foyer.
In his rendition Charlie Sheen stands in a foyer and overturns a bucket filled with checks, not ice water.
1859, from French foyer "green room, room for actors when not on stage," literally "fireplace," from Old French foier "furnace, stove, hearth, fireplace" (12c.), from Latin focarium, noun use of neuter of adjective focarius "having to do with the hearth," from focus "hearth, fireplace" (see focus (n.)).