Associations to the word «Theater»


THEATER, noun. A place or building, consisting of a stage and seating, in which an audience gathers to watch plays, musical performances, public ceremonies, and so on.
THEATER, noun. A region where a particular action takes place; a specific field of action, usually with reference to war.
THEATER, noun. A lecture theatre.
THEATER, noun. (medicine) An operating theatre or locale for human experimentation.
THEATER, noun. (US) A cinema.
THEATER, noun. Drama or performance as a profession or artform.
THEATER IN THE ROUND, noun. Alternative form of theater-in-the-round
THEATER OF WAR, noun. The area in which armed conflict takes place.

Dictionary definition

THEATER, noun. A building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full".
THEATER, noun. The art of writing and producing plays.
THEATER, noun. A region in which active military operations are in progress; "the army was in the field awaiting action"; "he served in the Vietnam theater for three years".

Wise words

Since a politician never believes what he says, he is quite surprised to be taken at his word.
Charles de Gaulle