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ar·cade

 (är-kād′)
n.
1.
a. A series of arches supported by columns, piers, or pillars, either freestanding or attached to a wall to form a gallery.
b. A series of arches employed for decorative purposes.
2. A roofed passageway or lane, especially one with shops on one or both sides.
3.
a. A commercial establishment featuring an array of large mechanical or electronic games, such as pinball machines or video games, that charge players money before each game.
b. A section within another establishment, as at a bowling alley or movie theater, that features such games.
tr.v. ar·cad·ed, ar·cad·ing, ar·cades
To provide with or form into an arcade: closed off and arcaded the narrow street.

[French, from Italian arcata, from arco, arch, from Latin arcus.]
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arcade

(ɑːˈkeɪd)
n
1. (Architecture) a set of arches and their supporting columns
2. (Architecture) a covered and sometimes arched passageway, usually with shops on one or both sides
3. (Architecture) a building, or part of a building, with an arched roof
[C18: from French, from Italian arcata, from arco, from Latin arcus bow, arch]
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ar•cade

(ɑrˈkeɪd)
n.
1.
a. a series of arches supported on piers or columns.
b. an arched, roofed-in gallery.
2. an arched or covered passageway, usu. with shops on each side.
3. an area with coin-operated games.
[1725–35; < French < Italian arcata arch]
ar•cad′ed, adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.arcade - a covered passageway with shops and stalls on either sidearcade - a covered passageway with shops and stalls on either side
amusement arcade - an arcade featuring coin-operated game machines
passageway - a passage between rooms or between buildings
penny arcade - an arcade with coin-operated devices for entertainment
2.arcade - a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columnsarcade - a structure composed of a series of arches supported by columns
arch - (architecture) a masonry construction (usually curved) for spanning an opening and supporting the weight above it
loggia - a roofed arcade or gallery with open sides stretching along the front or side of a building; often at an upper level
structure, construction - a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
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arcade

noun
1. gallery, mall, cloister, portico, colonnade, covered walk, peristyle mansions with vaulted roofs and arcades
2. complex, centre, precinct a shopping arcade
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Translations
قَنْطَرَه
arkádapodloubí
arkadebuegang
árkádfedett üzletközpontüzletközpont
yfirbyggt sund; bogagöng
arkada
arkādepasāža
arkádapodlubie

arcade

[ɑːˈkeɪd]
A. N
1. (= shopping precinct) → galería f comercial; (round public square) → soportales mpl, pórtico m; (in building) → galería f interior; (in church) → claustro m
2. (Brit) (also amusement arcade) → sala f de juegos, salón m de juegos
3. (Archit) (= arch) → bóveda f; (= passage) → arcada f
B. CPD arcade game Nvideojuego m
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arcade

[ɑːrˈkeɪd] n
(= series of arches) → arcade f
(with shops)passage m, galerie f
(also amusement arcade) → salle f de jeux vidéo arcade gamearcade game n (British)jeu m vidéo
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arcade

n (Archit) → Arkade f; (= shopping arcade)Passage f
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arcade

[ɑːˈkeɪd] n (passage with shops) → galleria; (series of arches) → portico; (round public square) → porticato, portici mpl
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arcade

(aːˈkeid) noun
a covered passage or area usually with shops, stalls etc. a shopping arcade; an amusement arcade.
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