coliseum coliseum  /ˌkɑ lə ˈsi əm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) an oval large stadium with tiers of seats; an arena in which contests and spectacles are held

Synonym(s)

News

  1. City OKs turning Bojangles Coliseum into sports complex

    Louise Woods is the co-chairwoman of Charlotte East and said the group was thrilled that the Charlotte City Council approved a budget that includes plans to transform the coliseum into an amateur sports complex. "This is a way to jump-start the possibilities that can happen down this corridor," Woods said. She said it will also help attract new businesses, including hotels and restaurants. This ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: WSOC-TV Charlotte

  2. Macon-Bibb County zoning board defers on rezoning land near Coliseum Drive in Macon for convenience store

    An application to rezone property near Coliseum Drive was deferred Monday until later this month mainly because plans to open a convenience store with alcohol sales in a residential area did not sit well with the zoning commission.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Macon Telegraph

  3. Coliseum Negotiations Kept Confidential

    Coliseum officials made a secrecy agreement requested by USC on negotiations to surrender control of the venue to the university, the Los Angeles Times reports.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Business Journal

Quotes

  1. "Every day last season I would walk by that big board outside our locker room at the Coliseum that lists the franchise's award winners and milestones," said Nolan as to why he decided to ask Arbour to return. "And every day it would kill me...
    on Jul 19, 2007 By: Ted Nolan Source: NBC30.com

  2. "We love this matchup and we love playing it, whether it's at the Coliseum or at the Rose Bowl," Carroll said. "We don't get to play another game for a long time - this is the last game we get to play this year. Next year, we get to play...
    on Nov 30, 2006 By: Pete Carroll Source: Forbes

  3. "That's definitely a cool thing for them to have happen," Roughriders guard Gene Makowsky said. "As a kid, I was out at the PNE. I've been on that roller-coaster and saw a bunch of (Vancouver) Canucks games at the Coliseum, so I'm excited...
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: Gene Makowsky Source: Montreal Gazette

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