arena Definition in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo

Definition of “arena” - Learner’s Dictionary

arena

noun [C]     /əˈriːnə/
a flat area with seats around where you can watch sports and other entertainments: an Olympic/sports arenaBuildings in generalShops, markets and auctionsRestaurants and cafesSports venues
in the political/public, etc arena involved in politics/the government, etc: He thought he could do more good in the political arena.Taking part and getting involvedGetting involved for one's own benefit or against others' will
Translations of “arena”
in Arabic حَلَبة, ساحة…
in Korean 영역, 장…
in Malaysian arena…
in French arène…
in Turkish düz alan, saha arena, eğlence alanı…
in Italian arena…
in Chinese (Traditional) 地方, (體育比賽或表演用的)場地,競技場,劇場…
in Russian арена…
in Polish arena…
in Vietnamese đấu trường…
in Spanish arena…
in Portuguese arena, estádio…
in Thai สนามกีฬา…
in German die Arena…
in Catalan estadi…
in Japanese 競技場, アリーナ…
in Indonesian gelanggang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 地方, (体育比赛或表演用的)场地,竞技场,剧场…
(Definition of arena from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

hipster

someone who is very influenced by the most recent ideas and fashions

Word of the Day

Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
Chest pains and palpitations: talking about illness (2)
by Liz Walter,
February 03, 2016
My previous post (My leg hurts: Talking about illness (1)) presented some general vocabulary to use at the doctor’s. This one looks at some more specific areas of illness and explains some useful words and phrases that you may need to use or understand on a visit to the doctor’s. There are several

Read More 

awesomesauce noun
awesomesauce noun
February 01, 2016
slang the state of being extremely good or enjoyable or something or someone that is extremely good or enjoyable Recovering from the awesomesauce of another fab #Vidcon!!

Read More