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Broadway

play
noun Broad·way \ˈbrȯd-ˌwā, -ˈwā\

Simple Definition of Broadway

  • : a street in New York City where there are many theaters

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of Broadway

  1. :  the New York commercial theater and amusement world; specifically :  playhouses located in the area between the Avenue of the Americas and Ninth Avenue and from W. 41st Street to W. 53d Street

Broadway

adjective

Broadwayite

play \-ˌīt\ noun

Origin and Etymology of broadway

Broadway, street in New York City


First Known Use: 1835


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