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1. arena

noun. ['ɝˈiːnə'] a particular environment or walk of life.

Synonyms

  • field
  • political sphere
  • land
  • political arena
  • distaff
  • kingdom
  • sphere
  • area
  • front
  • orbit
  • realm
  • preserve
  • responsibility
  • environment
  • province
  • domain

Antonyms

  • embark
  • leave
  • masculine
  • antapex

Etymology

  • arena (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Arena

  • hercegovina
  • herzegovina
  • constantina
  • wilhelmina
  • florentina
  • wilhemina
  • valentina
  • proserpina
  • petrofina
  • neutrogena
  • marcellina
  • malaspina
  • magdalena
  • leopoldina
  • lamartina
  • gilbertina
  • fernandina
  • ekaterina
  • concertina
  • celestina
  • cartagena
  • autolatina
  • argentina
  • tranchina
  • tomasina
  • tijerina
  • thomasina
  • taormina
  • semolina
  • scardina

How do you pronounce arena?

Pronounce arena as ərˈinə.

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Example sentences of the word arena


1. Noun, singular or mass
In a competitive product arena, a modest discount at the purchase point is effective.

Quotes containing the word arena


1. It was, he thought, the difference between being dragged into the arena to face a battle to the death and walking into the arena with your head held high. Some people, perhaps, would say that there was little to choose between the two ways, but Dumbledore knew - and so do I, thought Harry, with a rush of fierce pride, and so did my parents - that there was all the difference in the world.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

2. Yes, and I’m sure the arena will be full of bags of flour for me to chuck at people.
- Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games

3. Sometimes when I'm alone, I take the pearl from where it lives in my pocket and try to remember the boy with the bread, the strong arms that warded off nightmares on the train, the kisses in the arena.
- Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay

2. arena

noun. ['ɝˈiːnə'] the central area of an ancient Roman amphitheater where contests and spectacles were held; especially an area that was strewn with sand.

Synonyms

  • country

Antonyms

  • fauna
  • disassembly

Etymology

  • arena (Latin)

3. arena

noun. ['ɝˈiːnə'] a playing field where sports events take place.

Synonyms

  • circus
  • scene of action
  • athletic field
  • playing field
  • playing area

Antonyms

  • natural object
  • forbid
  • disallow
  • lie

Etymology

  • arena (Latin)

4. arena

noun. ['ɝˈiːnə'] a large structure for open-air sports or entertainments.

Synonyms

  • coliseum
  • skybox
  • athletic field
  • covered stadium
  • domed stadium
  • field
  • amphitheater
  • amphitheatre
  • field house
  • tiered seat
  • playing field
  • football stadium
  • structure
  • stand
  • bullring
  • standing room
  • bowl
  • hippodrome
  • dome
  • sports stadium
  • circus
  • stadium
  • ballpark
  • construction
  • playing area

Antonyms

  • sit down
  • lie down
  • yield
  • surrender

Etymology

  • arena (Latin)
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