Definition of opera house in English:

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opera house

Pronunciation: /ˈäp(ə)rə ˌhous/


A theater designed for the performance of opera.
Example sentences
  • A landmark cultural building, either a theatre or an opera house, according to Coyne, will act as a focal point for the area.
  • We also had civic buildings, including a courthouse, and as our town was to be a cultural centre there was an opera house and a theatre.
  • One such marvellous site already exists and as yet nobody has looked at it as a possibility as either a new theatre or even an opera house.

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Syllabification: op·er·a house

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