arena Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"arena" in British English

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arenanoun [C]

uk   us   /əˈriː.nə/

arena noun [C] (PLACE)

a ​large, ​flatareasurrounded by ​seats used for ​sports or ​entertainment: an ​Olympic/a ​sports arena

arena noun [C] (ACTIVITY)

an ​activity that ​involvesargument and ​discussion: After 30 ​years in the political arena, ​ourlocalmember of ​parliament is ​retiring next ​year.
(Definition of arena from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"arena" in American English

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arenanoun [C]

 us   /əˈri·nə/
a ​central, ​levelarea for the ​performance of ​sports or ​entertainment, having ​raisedseats around it from which ​people can ​see the ​activities, or a ​buildingcontaining the ​seats and ​performancearea: a ​sports arena An arena is also a ​particularactivity, esp. one that ​involvescompetition and gets a lot of ​publicattention: She ​entered the ​political arena as a ​young woman.
(Definition of arena from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"arena" in Business English

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arenanoun [C]

uk   us   /əˈriːnə/
a particular ​area of ​activity, especially one that is ​competitive and ​attracts a lot of ​attention: As they ​focus on ​growth in the fiercely ​competitive beer ​brands arena, the ​companies have ​sought to ​cutcosts.business/political/sales arena He said he hoped to ​join the ​entrepreneurialbusiness arena.
(Definition of arena from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “arena”
in Korean 영역, 장…
in Arabic حَلَبة, ساحة…
in Malaysian arena…
in French arène…
in Russian арена…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地方, (體育比賽或表演用的)場地,競技場,劇場…
in Italian arena…
in Turkish düz alan, saha arena, eğlence alanı…
in Polish arena…
in Spanish arena…
in Vietnamese đấu trường…
in Portuguese arena, estádio…
in Thai สนามกีฬา…
in German die Arena…
in Catalan estadi…
in Japanese 競技場, アリーナ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地方, (体育比赛或表演用的)场地,竞技场,剧场…
in Indonesian gelanggang…
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