Meaning of BALCONY in English
n. (pl. -ies) 1 a usu. balustraded platform on the outside of a building, with access from an upper-floor window or door. 2 a the tier of seats in a theatre above the dress circle. b the upstairs seats in a cinema etc. c US the dress circle in a theatre. balconied adj.
[ It. balcone ]
Concise Oxford English dictionary. Краткий оксфордский словарь английского языка. 2012