Aisle (noun)

  1. A passage between rows of seats in a theater, church, or other public building.
  2. A passageway in a supermarket or other retail store that separates different areas or sections.


Middle english: from old french aiselle, from latin ala "wing" (because the aisle was originally a space between the seats and the wall, like the wing of a bird).


  1. He walked down the aisle of the church on his wedding day.
  2. Please make your way to the aisle for emergency exits.
  3. I saw her in the aisle of the grocery store.
  4. The bride walked down the aisle with her father.
  5. The aisle of the bookstore was filled with bestsellers.
Some random words: immobilize, skein, excrescence