Definition of odeon in English:
2 (Odeon) A cinema.
[From the name of a chain built in the 1930s]
- A highlight of the visit was a trip to the Odeon to see Jacques Tati's film Mon Oncle.
- Rank bought out Gaumont in the early 1960s and the cinema became an Odeon.
- Sarah Flanagan said the Odeon was the closest cinema for many people.
From Greek ōideion, from ōidē 'song' (see ode).
Definition of odeon in:
- US English dictionary
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