opera house


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opera house

n.
A theater designed chiefly for the performance of operas.

opera house

n
(Architecture) a theatre designed for opera

op′era house`


n.
a theater devoted chiefly to operas.
[1710–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.opera house - a building where musical dramas are performedopera house - a building where musical dramas are performed
theater, theatre, house - a building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented; "the house was full"
Translations
casa de ópera

opera house

nteatro lirico or dell'opera, opera
References in classic literature ?
Though there was already talk of the erection, in remote metropolitan distances "above the Forties," of a new Opera House which should compete in costliness and splendour with those of the great European capitals, the world of fashion was still content to reassemble every winter in the shabby red and gold boxes of the sociable old Academy.
No expense had been spared on the setting, which was acknowledged to be very beautiful even by people who shared his acquaintance with the Opera houses of Paris and Vienna.
He gave a concert at the Opera House on Monday night, and he and his manager spent Saturday and Sunday at our comfortable hotel.
In the Opera House a crowd had gathered to see a show and further down Main Street the fiddlers, their instruments tuned, sweated and worked to keep the feet of youth flying over a dance floor.
There were a few tallow dips lighted on the tables; but the real luminary of this tavern, that which played the part in this dram-shop of the chandelier of an opera house, was the fire.
I'm smothered if the opera house isn't your proper hemisphere.
Let us go on again; and passing this wilderness of an hotel with stores about its base, like some Continental theatre, or the London Opera House shorn of its colonnade, plunge into the Five Points.
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An international competition to find an architect to design this centrepiece building, which it was hoped would become an iconic structure in the same way as Sydney Opera House, was launched.
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