amphitheatre amphitheatre  /ˈæm pə ˌθi ə tər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a sloping gallery with seats for spectators (as in an operating room or theater)
  2. (n) an oval large stadium with tiers of seats; an arena in which contests and spectacles are held

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The inauguration exercises took place in the amphitheatre to which the Earl and Sir Herbert Samuel, British High Commissioner, drove from Government House.
  2. Then I made for the belly of the beast, the infamous Hall H, the amphitheatre where the massive franchises contend for the mindshare of billions of fanboys and fangirls.

News

  1. Photos: Festival Fashion at Van's Warped Tour

    Thousands of fans flocked to the White River Amphitheatre in Auburn, WA for the annual Vans Warped Tour stop in Washington State. Vans Warped Tour is the longest running touring music festival in the United State.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: KATU Portland

  2. Bonnaroo: Jack Johnson subs for Mumford in fine form

    Like many other rock stars, Jack Johnson has a reputation – for being one of the most laidback, unflappable guys you’ll ever see on an arena, amphitheatre or festival stage. (It was even the premise of a short lived SNL sketch a few years back).
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Knoxville News Sentinel

  3. Pitbull, Ke$ha at Fiddler’s Green Amphitheatre, 6-11-13 (photos, review)

    Seeing Pitbull and Ke$ha at Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre in Denver on Tuesday it was obvious that he's too good for her.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Denver Post

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Quotes

  1. Gehry said: "The pavilion is much like an amphitheatre, designed to serve as a place for live events, music, performance, discussion and debate."
    on Mar 25, 2008 By: Frank Gehry Source: BBC News

  2. "I'm ghetto, but I'm book savvy, and my audience knows I'm living in the exact same world they're living in," Williams said at home recently during a short break from his "It's Pimpin' Pimpin' tour that hits the Gibson Amphitheatre at...
    on Jun 24, 2008 By: Katt Williams Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. "The last time he was here in 2003 in my city and in the GTA, a man was killed at the Molson Amphitheatre. Another attempt was made in Montreal at the next concert," McTeague said.
    on Nov 30, 2005 By: Dan McTeague Source: CTV.ca

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