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amusement arcade

n
Brit a covered area having coin-operated game machines
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Noun1.amusement arcade - an arcade featuring coin-operated game machinesamusement arcade - an arcade featuring coin-operated game machines
arcade - a covered passageway with shops and stalls on either side
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Seeders had finished his weakfish he got up, put his arm around Tildy's waist, kissed her loudly and impudently, walked out upon the street, snapped his fingers in the direction of the laundry, and hied himself to play pennies in the slot machines at the Amusement Arcade.
The pier has also always traded well and there are a variety of attractions on the facility from amusement arcades, concessions, a bar, cafe.
A DEVOTED fan of hit comedy Gavin & Stacey had her dream wedding - with fish and chips and amusement arcades at the Barry Island seaside resort.
We asked: Are amusement arcades your favourite thing about the seaside?
THE lights are going out at Britain's struggling seaside amusement arcades.
Brighton Pier is regarded as one of Britain's most visited places, with 18 themed attractions and rides, two amusement arcades and retail and entertainment outlets.
At a Coventry City Council planning meeting Councillor Hazel Sweet (Wyken, Labour) presented a petition of 93 traders opposing the Shipley's arcade plan, saying: "There are places for amusement arcades - but this isn't one of them.
John Penrose, Minister for Culture and Tourism, hopes the move will pull punters back into bingo halls and amusement arcades, which have seen as much as a third of their trade wiped out by the recession.
A friend of mine owns a chain of traditional amusement arcades.
Casinos, betting shops and amusement arcades face a massive rise in licensing application fees of up to 45 per cent as council bosses target the booming gambling industry.
The Fantasy Kingdom, which is one of the biggest amusement arcades in the United Arab Emirates, has a redecorated soft play area to add fun and excitement to children's fantasies.
I'm interested in everything to do with the seaside: in donkey rides, amusement arcades, sandcastles, buckets and spades, fortune tellers and knotted hankies ect.