bandstand


bandstand
Synonyms and related words:
L, R, acting area, apron, apron stage, backstage, band shell, board, bridge, coulisse, dock, dressing room, flies, fly floor, fly gallery, forestage, greenroom, grid, gridiron, lightboard, orchestra, orchestra pit, performing area, pit, proscenium, proscenium stage, shell, stage, stage left, stage right, switchboard, the boards, wings

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • bandstand — (n.) also band stand, 1859, from BAND (Cf. band) (n.2) + STAND (Cf. stand) (n) …   Etymology dictionary

  • bandstand — ► NOUN ▪ a covered outdoor platform for a band to play on …   English terms dictionary

  • bandstand — [band′stand΄] n. 1. an outdoor platform for a band or orchestra, usually with a roof 2. any platform for a band of musicians, as in a ballroom …   English World dictionary

  • Bandstand — A bandstand is a circular or semicircular structure set in a park, garden, or pier, designed to accommodate musical bands performing outdoor concerts. A simple construction which not only creates an ornamental focal point it also serves acoustic… …   Wikipedia

  • Bandstand — American Bandstand L´American Bandstand (en français : le kiosque américain ), à ses débuts nommée Bandstand, est une émission de télévision américaine qui a été diffusée sous différentes versions de 1952 à 1989. Elle est connue pour avoir… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • bandstand — [[t]bæ̱ndstænd[/t]] bandstands 1) N COUNT: usu sing A bandstand is a platform with a roof where a military band or a brass band can play in the open air. 2) N COUNT: usu sing A bandstand is a platform inside a hall or large room where the band… …   English dictionary

  • bandstand — UK [ˈbæn(d)ˌstænd] / US [ˈbændˌstænd] noun [countable] Word forms bandstand : singular bandstand plural bandstands a building without walls in a park, used for musical performances …   English dictionary

  • bandstand — /ˈbændstænd / (say bandstand) noun a platform, for band performances, often roofed when outdoors …   Australian English dictionary

  • bandstand — noun Date: 1859 1. a usually roofed platform on which a band or orchestra performs outdoors 2. a platform in a ballroom or nightclub on which musicians perform …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bandstand — /band stand /, n. 1. a platform, often roofed, for outdoor band performances. 2. a raised platform in a nightclub, restaurant, etc., used by the members of a band or orchestra while performing. [1855 60; BAND1 + STAND] * * * …   Universalium

  • bandstand — noun /ˈbænd.stænd/ a small platform or enclosure for bands to play on, usually roofed …   Wiktionary


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