amusement arcade

noun

Definition of amusement arcade

: an amusement center having coin-operated games : penny arcade

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And because my character, Ginny, lives above a shooting alley within an amusement arcade, there were the fairground lights always coming through the windows. Elena Howe, latimes.com, "Jessica Chastain and Saoirse Ronan speak their minds — along with other top actresses," 21 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of amusement arcade

1901, in the meaning defined above

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