Synonyms of 'theatre'
1 playhouseDictionary, auditorium, coliseum
When we went to the theatre it was a very big event.
2 arenaDictionary, setting, site
The area has often been a theatre of war.
related mania theatromania
subject word lists:Theatre terms
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You can refer to a field of activity, especially one where there is a lot of conflict or action, as an arena of a particular kind.
He has no intention of withdrawing from the political arena.
An auditorium is the part of a theatre or concert hall where the audience sits.
The hall is a huge auditorium.
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Thesaurus for theatre from the Collins English Thesaurus
A theatre is a building with a stage in it, on which plays, shows, and other performances take place.