amenities amenities  /ə ˈmɛ nə tiz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) things that make you comfortable and at ease

Usage(s):

  1. The Colonial Williamsburg Hotels and Historic Area provide the perfect location and amenities for your groups and conferences.
  2. Other hotels are designing sleep amenities to fit their individual personalities.
  3. Palatial, government-sanctioned mega-casinos boast thousands of gaming tables and resort amenities that cater to tourists, including families with kids.

News

  1. Nu Skin Innovation Center to open by October

    PROVO -- The amenities read more like a five-star hotel than a place of business, but that is what Nu Skin employees, distributors and local residents should expect to experience when the door…
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Provo Daily Herald

  2. Amenities draw both businesses and people

    While the link between economic performance and local schools is self-evident, I am often asked to explain why having more and better local amenities matters to job creation.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

  3. DSF Group Brings Unrivaled Amenities to Reimagined Halstead Dulles Apartment Community

    HERNDON, Va., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- DSF Group, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) 2011 Multifamily Development Firm of the Year, today announced the launch of Halstead Dulles, a community completely redesigned for luxury living and extensive new amenities that...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

Quotes

  1. "If this funding were authorized, we believe KeyArena could properly be renovated into a facility that meets NBA standards relating to revenue generation, fan amenities, team facilities and the like," Stern said.
    on Jul 2, 2008 By: David Stern Source: Bloomberg

  2. "The allegations involve governing boards that aren't independent and allow generous salaries and housing allowances and amenities such as private jets and Rolls Royces. I don't want to conclude that there's a problem, but I have an obligation to...
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Charles Grassley Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. Mr Hicks said he thought the stadium would give fans "amenities, comfort and ease of getting tickets they have never had before".
    on Nov 6, 2007 By: Tom Hicks Source: BBC News

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