ampitheater vs amphitheater :

ampitheater or amphitheater

The classy way to pronounce the first syllable of this word is “amf-,” but if you choose the more popular “amp-” remember that you still have to include the H after the P when spelling it. UK-standard writers spell it “amphitheatre,” of course.

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

  • Oak Hill officials plan for improvement projects
    OAK HILL — On Monday, the Oak Hill City Council recognized BB&T employees who purchased and planted evergreen shrubs at the city’s ampitheater and rhododendrons along the White Oak Rail Trail.
    June 11, 2013 - The Register-Herald