night·​spot | \ ˈnīt-ˌspät How to pronounce nightspot (audio) \

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Examples of nightspot in a Sentence

one of the city's few nightspots featuring a dance floor and a live band
Recent Examples on the Web Consider the scene in Boardwalk Empire’s fourth season in which Chalky, who has been put in charge of a Cotton Club–type segregated nightspot, playfully spars with a high-rolling white regular. Matt Zoller Seitz, Vulture, 7 Sep. 2021 Long a local favorite, this 600-capacity nightspot has hosted shows by such legends as the Rolling Stones, B.B. King, Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga and Burt Bacharach, who has a nearby home in Del Mar. 143 South Cedros Ave., Solana Beach. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, 13 Aug. 2021 One popular Detroit nightspot will require proof of vaccination at the door. Kyle Davidson, Detroit Free Press, 27 July 2021 The nightspot next door, O Lounge, also will be closed for a top-to-bottom remodel. Ben Crandell,, 9 July 2021 In 2016 the area around the Stonewall Inn, still a popular nightspot today, was designated a national monument. Ayana Archie And Brandon Griggs, CNN, 1 June 2021 He’d been spotted out dancing at a Green Bay nightspot after being too sick to play in the second half against the Chicago Bears earlier in the day. Mark Inabinett |, al, 14 Apr. 2021 Raney chuckled when asked how this unlikely residency in this unlikely nightspot came about. George Varga, San Diego Union-Tribune, 27 Mar. 2021 The Lowry Hill East neighborhood nightspot attracted an array of clientele, whether their collars were blue or white. Paul Walsh, Star Tribune, 24 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of nightspot

1933, in the meaning defined above

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21 Sep 2021

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“Nightspot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Sep. 2021.

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