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Synonyms for menagerie

a collection of live animals for study or display

the facility where wild animals are housed for exhibition

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Give him some rare animal they have not got in the menageries.
Then Chee-Chee explained to them that menageries were places in the Land of the White Men, where animals were put in cages for people to come and look at.
Let us say here that a prince's apartment was then composed of never less than eleven large rooms, from the chamber of state to the oratory, not to mention the galleries, baths, vapor-baths, and other "superfluous places," with which each apartment was provided; not to mention the private gardens for each of the king's guests; not to mention the kitchens, the cellars, the domestic offices, the general refectories of the house, the poultry-yards, where there were twenty-two general laboratories, from the bakehouses to the wine-cellars; games of a thousand sorts, malls, tennis, and riding at the ring; aviaries, fishponds, menageries, stables, barns, libraries, arsenals and foundries.
In 1899 a young black maned Nubian lion escaped from Bostock and Wombwell's Menagerie which was in Aston.
Les Enfants Terribles theatre group proudly presents The Marvellous Imaginary Menagerie at the Neuadd Dwyfor, Pwllheli on October 26.
THERE'D probably have been no such thing as a gentleman caller if Tennessee Williams had written his first big success, The Glass Menagerie, in today's world.
20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Mobile Cuisine, the online resource for foodies, food truck freaks and would-be celebrity chefs, teams up with Menagerie Kitchen in Pontiac to offer "How To Food Truck" classes.
com)-- MENAGERIE announced today that Secore Finanz has acquired a meaningful 12 month equity position in MENAGERIE.
Byline: The Glass Menagerie by Warwick University Drama Society WARWICK ARTS CENTRE
Compiled by cookie expert Lisa Snyder, "100 Animal Cookies: A Super Cute Menagerie to Decorate Step-by-Step" is a profusely illustrated, 144 page compendium showcasing thoroughly 'kitchen cook friendly', step-by-step recipes for making animal cookies that are as tasty as they are colorful.
Unashamedly retrospective, Cursing The Sea sounds like it could have been on the original C86 tape but then music is cyclical and they are but one of an army of fey shoegazers holding us in their thrall these days Fans of Lush, The Joy Formidable and our own favs Sea Pinks will surely dig September Girls - and they play the Menagerie, Belfast, tomorrow night.
Rhythm Menagerie begins with quarter- and half-note rhythms, and progresses through whole and half rests, eighth notes and eighth rests, ending with dotted quarter notes.
Oliver Lansley's Les Enfants Terribles Theatre Company will also perform a new show - Imaginary Menagerie - based on Aesop's fables and packed with old fashioned Vaudeville, circus tricks, puppets, music and magic.
The Glass Menagerie," which opens Friday at Cottage Theatre, isn't likely to look like any other "Glass Menagerie" you've ever seen.
More than 15 years later they were caught with a chronically neglected menagerie which was living in knee-deep faeces in a pub basement.