Associations to the word «Arena»


ARENA, noun. An enclosed area, often outdoor, for the presentation of sporting events (sports arena) or other spectacular events; earthen area, often oval, specifically for rodeos (N. America) or circular area for bullfights (especially Hispanic America).
ARENA, noun. The building housing such an area; specifically, a very large, often round building, often topped with a dome, designated for indoor sporting or other major events, such as concerts.
ARENA, noun. (historical) The sand-covered centre of an amphitheatre where contests were held in Ancient Rome.
ARENA, noun. A realm in which important events unfold.
ARENA FOOTBALL, noun. A form of American football played on a smaller field.
ARENA ICE, noun. (curling) Temporary curling ice made quickly on a hockey rink or the like, generally different or less suitable for curling than that of a full-time curling facility.
ARENA ROCK, noun. Rock music played at concerts held in large venues

Dictionary definition

ARENA, noun. A particular environment or walk of life; "his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit".
ARENA, noun. The central area of an ancient Roman amphitheater where contests and spectacles were held; especially an area that was strewn with sand.
ARENA, noun. A large structure for open-air sports or entertainments.
ARENA, noun. A playing field where sports events take place.

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