abbey theatre

ab·bey the·a·tre
A a


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [ab-ee thee-uh-ter, theeuh -]
    • /ˈæb i ˈθi ə tər, ˈθiə-/
    • /ˈæb.i ˈθɪətə(r)/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [ab-ee thee-uh-ter, theeuh -]
    • /ˈæb i ˈθi ə tər, ˈθiə-/

Definitions of abbey theatre words

  • noun abbey theatre an influential theatre in Dublin (opened 1904): associated with it were Synge, Yeats, Lady Gregory, and O'Casey. It was destroyed by fire in 1951 but was rebuilt; it reopened in 1966 3
  • noun abbey theatre a theater in Dublin associated with the Irish National Theatre Society (founded 1901) and the dramas of Synge, Yeats, and Lady Gregory. 1

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A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 31% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 59% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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