Examples of piazza in a Sentence
let's enjoy our mint juleps out on the piazza
Recent Examples of piazza from the Web
More than 1,500 injured in panic after soccer game More than 1,500 people were injured when panic swept through a crowd of Juventus fans watching the Champions League final in a piazza in the northern Italian city of Turin, authorities said Sunday.
Piazza later died in the hospital after sustaining multiple traumatic injuries from the fall, according to a coroner.
Juventus fans watching the Champions League final rushed out of a Turin piazza in panic Saturday after witnesses reported hearing a loud sound.
The island of Capri off the end of the Sorrento peninsula south of Naples conjures images of the perfect Mediterranean idyll, of plunging sea views, picturesque piazzas and spilling bougainvilleas.
The event features Lady Washington greeting guests on Mount Vernon’s piazza, and a naturalization ceremony at 1 p.m. in front of the Washingtons’ home.
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Origin and Etymology of piazza
Italian, from Latin platea broad street — more at place
First Known Use: 1563
PIAZZA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of piazza for English Language Learners
: an open public area in a town or city (especially in Italy) that is usually surrounded by buildings
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