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fair·ground

 (fâr′ground′)
n.
A piece of land where fairs are held.
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fairground

(ˈfɛəˌɡraʊnd)
n
an open space used for a fair or exhibition
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fair•ground

(ˈfɛərˌgraʊnd)

n.
Often, fairgrounds. a place where fairs, horse races, etc., are held, esp. an area set aside by a county, city, or state for an annual fair and containing exhibition buildings.
[1735–45]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fairground - an open area for holding fairs or exhibitions or circusesfairground - an open area for holding fairs or exhibitions or circuses
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Translations
zábavní park
markedsplads
huvipuisto
sajmište
屋外市を催す場所
박람회장
nöjesfält
สวนสนุก
địa điểm hội chợ

fairground

[ˈfɛəgraʊnd] Nparque m de atracciones
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

fairground

[ˈfɛərgraʊnd] nchamp m de foirefair-haired [ˌfɛərˈhɛərd] adj [person] → aux cheveux blonds
My mother is fair-haired → Ma mère a les cheveux blonds.
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

fairground

[ˈfɛəˌgraʊnd] nluna park m inv
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

fairground

أَرْضُ الـمِهْرَجَان zábavní park markedsplads Festplatz υπαίθριος χώρος για εκθέσεις parque de atracciones huvipuisto fête foraine sajmište luna park 屋外市を催す場所 박람회장 kermisterrein tivoli plac targowy área para feira ou parque de diversões ярмарочная площадь nöjesfält สวนสนุก fuar alanı địa điểm hội chợ 游乐场
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Bonneville County sold its small, 3.3-acre fairground adjoining to the city of Idaho Falls in November for $695,000.
NEWCASTLE'S Blackett Street is set to be transformed into a family-friendly fairground for six weekends over the summer as part of plans to boost city centre businesses.
Our pictures were taken on September 26, 1999, by photographer Trevor Ermel just before the famous fairground closed.
REMEMBER when you would go to the fairground and try your luck at the coconut shy or attempt to throw a ring over a peg to win a giant teddy just like the one you saw another child walking around with.
Writing on the Daily Post Facebook page, Debra Stokes branded the event a "load of rubbish", adding: "It was great the first couple of years but now it's just overtaken by fairground rides with high prices - need to get rid."
YOU need not look far to find a shot of adrenaline at this year's show, with plenty of exciting entertainment, including monster trucks and a fairground. By popular request, the fairground promises to be bigger and better, with the feature attraction a 100ft-high sky swing offering riders a dazzling 360-degree view of the showground.
The community event features traditional family fun including fairground games such as tombola, welly wanging and tug of war.
SEVERAL children and an adult were left stuck in the air after a fairground ride stopped working in Porthcawl.
The first fairground, from the early 1800s to sometime in the 1870s, was near the Common in downtown Worcester.
The revamped traditional fairground at Butlins' Bognor Regis resort is now open.
A MIDLAND mother has launched legal action in a bid to discover how her child suffered horrific injuries on a fairground ride.