sports arena

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n sports arena a building for indoor sports
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Usage

In literature:

Those banners, again, moved by the wind, looked like fair ladies dancing in the midst of a sporting arena.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
When this sport was over, two parties of men entered the arena, amid a shout of satisfaction from the crowd.
"The Tiger of Mysore" by G. A. Henty
Modern Spanish bullfights appear to be a survival of the old sports of the arena.
"Folkways" by William Graham Sumner
Then, too, there was a great arena for open air sports and competitions.
"Bert Wilson's Twin Cylinder Racer" by J. W. Duffield
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In news:

Symphony Park targeted for sports arena .
Unique plans to split Silverdome into concert hall, indoor sports arena , stadium to lure Major League Soccer.
Hometown Inn G3277 Miller Rd Flint, MI 48507 Nightly Rates (31.00 - 104.00) 6.18 miles from IMA Sports Arena .
Company to propose sports arena in VB.
View full size Peter Chen / The Post-Standard Construction of a $12.4 million sports arena that seats 6,500 is expected to start in the next month.
Bullying required, celebrated, valued in the sports arena .
The Sockers will face the Toros de Mexico at the former San Diego Sports Arena.
King County and Seattle leaders granted unanimous approval Monday to proceed on a Seattle sports and entertainment arena.
Amir Khan's Sports Arena fight a watershed moment.
I've been to sports stadiums and arenas all over the United States and have yet to find one where there's minimal traffic and pedestrians.
Sports arena proposed for site of planned Harford trash station.
A mother who abandoned her newborn in the toilet of a South Carolina sports arena has avoided prison time.
Bison Sports Arena, Fargo, ND.
In a key Skyland Conference match-up, Bridgewater -Raritan and Hillsborough played to a 2-2 tie on Wednesday at Bridgewater Sports Arena.
KITSAP ATHLETIC ROUNDTABLE HOT STOVE meeting is Dec 5, The Arena Sports Bar & Grille (4111 Wheaton Way).
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In science:

But if we throw thousand coins, we can predict that about 500 will fall on one side and the rest on the opposite side (except when we cheat, or the coin sticks in the mud of a sport arena).
A Biased Review of Sociophysics
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