Definition of 'arena'
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This complexity weakens the case of the archaeologist to those in the political arena. The Times Literary Supplement (2010)These are still hardly overcrowded arenas of activity. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His pictures were less a construction than an arena of action. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Ours was a peaceful place but he wanted to turn it into a political arena. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Or would he descend into the political arena with all its power games? The Times Literary Supplement (2014)No mean feat when you consider the total area of the arena covers more than five football pitches. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The knights are placed inside an arena to duel against each other until only one of them is left standing. Christianity Today (2000)Romans scattered theatres and arenas place. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Now, they have to audition in an arena full of people! The Sun (2009)At an indoor arena in Stoke yesterday he was attempting to show how. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The pair had been due into the arena next but one after Cook. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The aim is for the theatre to resemble the gladiatorial arenas of Rome as closely as possible. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It was only him and his guitar - it was an arena full of people. The Sun (2012)Put simply, this is not an arena where one can follow regular practices. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There's also live racing in the action arena. The Sun (2008)It's a great gladiatorial arena. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Yet she wanted to prove her competence in at least one arena, and a princess learned early to evade her entourage. SOMEDAY MY PRINCE (1999)Now they have indoor arenas, domes, and all the clubs have indoor facilities. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The Paralympic Games area sporting arena for athletes with a wide range of impairments. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The site includes three outdoor pitches, two grass and one synthetic, and an artificial indoor arena. Times, Sunday Times (2007)While the reassuring feedback you seek won't appear right away, the process fosters exploration of new and unfamiliar arenas of activity. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
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Translations for 'arena'
British English: arena NOUN
An arena is a place where sports, entertainments, and other public events take place.
...the largest indoor sports arena in the world.
Definition of arena from the Collins English Dictionary
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