Definition of penny arcade in English:

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penny arcade


chiefly North American
Another term for amusement arcade.
Example sentences
  • Videogames have come a long way since Pong (Atari's bare-bones version of tennis) took its place beside the pinball machine in the penny arcade.
  • Located inside their penny arcade, they charged a nickel for admission and were soon operating from 8 a.m. to midnight.
  • The fair's historical attractions include the Aerial Glide, which was built in 1905 and initially called the Cape to Cairo Railway, and the penny arcade.

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