Noyer vs Foyer - What's the difference?

noyer | foyer |


As nouns the difference between noyer and foyer

is that noyer is (obsolete) an annoyer while foyer is .

noyer

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • (obsolete) An annoyer.
  • * Thomas Tusser
  • The North is a noyer to grass of all suites, / The East a destroyer to herb and all fruits.
    (Webster 1913) ----

    foyer

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A lobby, corridor, or waiting room, used in a hotel, theater, etc.
  • We had a drink in the foyer waiting for the the play to start.
  • The crucible or basin in a furnace which receives the molten metal.
  • (UK) A hostel offering accommodation and work opportunities to homeless young people.