nightspot

noun
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 University officials in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama were likewise frustrated by the lack of social distancing and scenes of crowded bars and other nightspot areas on the first weekend many students returned to school. Susan Montoya Bryan, The Christian Science Monitor, "After in-person stint, some universities go online – again.," 18 Aug. 2020 Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub, the downtown nightspot in the former Pabst Brewery complex at 1203 N. 10th St., is closing its doors after this weekend. Chris Foran, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub, in the Pabst Brewery complex in downtown Milwaukee, is closing after this weekend," 4 Sep. 2020 University officials in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama were likewise frustrated by the lack of social distancing and scenes of crowded bars and other nightspot areas on the first weekend many students returned to school. Susan Montoya Bryan, The Christian Science Monitor, "After in-person stint, some universities go online – again.," 18 Aug. 2020 University officials in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama were likewise frustrated by the lack of social distancing and scenes of crowded bars and other nightspot areas on the first weekend many students returned to school. Susan Montoya Bryan, The Christian Science Monitor, "After in-person stint, some universities go online – again.," 18 Aug. 2020 University officials in Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama were likewise frustrated by scenes of crowded bars and other nightspot areas on the first weekend many students returned to school. Susan Montoya Bryan, chicagotribune.com, "Coronavirus clusters erupt at US universities as semester begins: ‘As a student, I’m frustrated as hell’," 17 Aug. 2020 University officials in Tennessee, Georgia, and Alabama were likewise frustrated by the lack of social distancing and scenes of crowded bars and other nightspot areas on the first weekend many students returned to school. Susan Montoya Bryan, BostonGlobe.com, "Universities scramble to deal with virus outbreaks," 17 Aug. 2020 San Antonio Police Chief William McManus said five women and three men, ranging in age from 23 to 41, were injured outside of the nightspot REBAR, in the 8100 block of Broadway. Vincent T. Davis, ExpressNews.com, "Police looking for bar shooter," 13 June 2020 Dykes opened the bar in 2010, transforming a former home decor shop into a casual and funky nightspot filled with artworks and antiques. Mary Colurso | Mcolurso@al.com, al, "Birmingham bar in turmoil after owner slams George Floyd protests," 6 June 2020

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First Known Use of nightspot

1933, in the meaning defined above

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20 Sep 2020

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“Nightspot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nightspot. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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