bleachers bleachers  /b ˈli tʃərz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an outdoor grandstand without a roof; patrons are exposed to the sun as linens are when they are bleached

Usage(s):

  1. The bleachers suddenly rumbled under thousands of feet; folding chairs clattered and banged.
  2. This comix novella will appeal to bearded humanities professors and beer-ded guys in the bleachers alike.
  3. If the McCain camp does that, they will have effectively destroyed the Republican party and put the conservative movement in the bleachers.

News

  1. Whiteland high school needs help to expand bleachers

    Football season is just around the corner and Whiteland Community High School needs your help. The school is expanding its football bleachers. It got a $100,000 from the Bailey and Wood Financial Group to pay for 1,000 visitors-side seats. The …
    on June 22, 2013     Source: FOX 59 Indianapolis

  2. A Siouxland school is getting new bleachers

    North High School in Sioux City is getting new bleachers in their gymnasium.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: KTIV Sioux City

  3. Bleachers being repaired at Grant County Fairgrounds rodeo arena

    MOSES LAKE – The bleachers at the Grant County Fairgrounds can be fixed before the Moses Lake Roundup and demolition derby in August.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: iFiber One

Quotes

  1. "I was not much in awe," said Feller, the oldest living Hall player at 89. "I had good stuff that day. I threw that overhand high fastball out of the bleachers. We figured the National League hitters hadn't seen it."
    on Jul 15, 2008 By: Bob Feller Source: USA Today

  2. "You saw the jets flying over and the little red, white and blue banners on the bleachers and things like that," Willis said. "It was pretty cool just to be a part of it. Everything's a little bit different on opening day. The lineup card's a...
    on Mar 19, 2007 By: Dontrelle Willis Source: SI.com

  3. "After USA, I just beat my body up," Arenas said. "I was lifting really hard, and I was coming in here shooting thousands of shots, running the bleachers, riding my bike. I was trying to cram everything in."
    on Jan 2, 2007 By: Gilbert Arenas Source: SI.com

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