What does the word theatre mean?

Usage examples for theatre

  1. Once as she sat in the gallery of the theatre and looked at the boxes she had shut her teeth in a vow: " I'll sit there where you do, one of these days!" – Rose of Dutcher's Coolly by Hamlin Garland
  2. Connal called upon him in the evening, and took him to the theatre. – Tales & Novels, Vol. IX [Contents: Harrington; Thoughts on Bores; Ormond] by Maria Edgeworth
  3. The opera which beat his at the Court theatre is utterly forgotten; we know of the other because of the composer's name. – Haydn by John F. Runciman