Dictionary

dress circle

dress circle

noun

: the lowest section of seats above the main floor in a theater or opera house

Full Definition of DRESS CIRCLE

:  the first or lowest curved tier of seats above the main floor in a theater or opera house

Examples of DRESS CIRCLE

  1. sitting in the dress circle

First Known Use of DRESS CIRCLE

1822

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: dress coatPrevious Word in the Dictionary: dress capAll Words Near: dress circle
February 28, 2015
pontificate Hear it
To speak pompously or dogmatically
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears