discotheque discotheque  /ˈdɪs koʊ ˌtɛk/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a public dance hall for dancing to recorded popular music

Usage(s):

  1. In 2003, PTI reported that Hambali, alleged architect of the Bali discotheque bombings, was held there.
  2. World has 37 sets, a live band and a discotheque; logistics alone requires a small army of a crew.
  3. One suicide bomber murders 21 innocent youths at a Tel Aviv discotheque.

News

  • KABIN Lounge Opens in Dupont Circle With Celebrity Guests --- PHOTOS

    (WUSA9)--KABIN Lounge combines an elegant discotheque with the cool thrills of the ski slopes. Celebrities and DC notables such as pop star Jay Sean, the Celtics' Jeff Green, Top Chef's Spike Mendelsohn, Former DC Mayor Marion Barry Jr., DC Councilmember Muriel Bowser, Sen. Paul Strauss (D-DC) and Carlos Gray were all spotted alongside owners Kunal Shah, Vinoda Basnayake, Dustin Huynh and Rajeev ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source: WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.

Quotes

  1. "It's really colourful, and a bit like a discotheque," Campbell said. "You have the normal desk and all that but it looks really glamorous."
    on May 13, 2008 By: Campbell Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  2. Rose said: "I do not regret having commissioned those cartoons and I think asking me that question is like asking a rape victim if she regrets wearing a short skirt Friday night at the discotheque."
    on Feb 14, 2006 By: Flemming Rose Source: CounterPunch

  3. "The club had permits to operate as a discotheque, but not to hold live concerts or stage shows," Mr Moncayo said.
    on Apr 20, 2008 By: Paco Moncayo Source: NEWS.com.au

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