amusement arcade


amusement arcade
a'musement ar.cade
n
BrE a place where you play games on machines by putting coins into them
American Equivalent: video arcade

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

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  • Amusement arcade — may refer to: * Video arcade * Penny arcade …   Wikipedia

  • amusement arcade — amusement arcades N COUNT An amusement arcade is a place where you can play games on machines which work when you put money in them …   English dictionary

  • amusement arcade — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms amusement arcade : singular amusement arcade plural amusement arcades British a place where you can play video games, play on slot machines etc …   English dictionary

  • amusement arcade — noun an arcade featuring coin operated game machines • Hypernyms: ↑arcade …   Useful english dictionary

  • amusement arcade — noun A leisure establishment, freely open to the public, containing a variety of coin operated devices, some of which are for amusement only, and others may have the possibility of winning small prizes …   Wiktionary

  • amusement arcade — noun (C) BrE a place where you play games on machines by putting coins into them; video arcade AmE …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • amusement arcade — /əˈmjuzmənt akeɪd/ (say uh myoohzmuhnt ahkayd) noun an arcade with various devices for entertainment as pinball machines, shooting galleries, etc …   Australian English dictionary

  • amusement arcade — a musement ar,cade noun count BRITISH a place where you can play video games, play on SLOT MACHINES, etc …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • amusement arcade — noun Brit. an indoor area containing coin operated game machines …   English new terms dictionary

  • arcade — [[t]ɑː(r)ke͟ɪd[/t]] arcades 1) N COUNT An arcade is a covered passage where there are shops or market stalls. ...a shopping arcade. 2) N COUNT An arcade is the same as an amusement arcade. ...13 year olds spending their pocket money on fruit… …   English dictionary


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