amphitheater


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Synonyms for amphitheater

a sloping gallery with seats for spectators (as in an operating room or theater)

an oval large stadium with tiers of seats

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When the amphitheater had cleared I crept stealthily to the top and as the great excavation lay far from the plaza and in an untenanted portion of the great dead city I had little trouble in reaching the hills beyond.
On the day that Tarzan won his emancipation from the persecution that had followed him remorselessly for twelve of his thirteen years of life, the tribe, now a full hundred strong, trooped silently through the lower terrace of the jungle trees and dropped noiselessly upon the floor of the amphitheater.
As the light in the amphitheater increased the females augmented the frequency and force of their blows until presently a wild, rhythmic din pervaded the great jungle for miles in every direction.
There was but one in the amphitheater beside Tublat, a belated female running swiftly toward the tree where Tarzan perched, and close behind her came the awful Tublat.
Fifty trips Tarzan made before he had deposited all the ingots within the precincts of the amphitheater. Then from the hollow of an ancient, lightning-blasted tree he produced the very spade with which he had uncovered the chest of Professor Archimedes Q.
That night he slept within the amphitheater, and early the next morning set out to revisit his cabin before returning to his Waziri.
Raoul, still standing up in the amphitheater, had uttered a cry.
The whole amphitheater was filled with the conflict.
'We have made the security preparation since May 30 and we have deployed more than enough security personnel at Balyu-an Amphitheater,' he said.
Daraa, SANA- Bosra castle is situated to the east of Daraa province, 850 meters above the sea level, and it is considered as one of the most famous citadels which were built in the Nabataean reign, in addition to its amphitheater.
May 30 - Veterans United Amphitheater in Virginia Beach, VA
Crews from Veit Co., of Rogers, Minn., got to work Wednesday morning demolishing the American Family Insurance Amphitheater at Milwaukee's Summerfest grounds.
It begins with reports on geology and topography, on the archaeology of Roman Chester generally and of the amphitheater itself, and on The Chester Amphitheatre Project.
The core concert promotions business handles show bookings in venues ranging from amphitheaters and arenas to clubs and theatres, including exclusive venues The Wharf Amphitheater, Tuscaloosa Amphitheater, Brandon Amphitheater, and Iron City.