pleasure dome

noun

Definition of pleasure dome 

: a place of pleasurable entertainment or recreation : resort

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Texas Stadium was the starting point for all the pleasure domes with caste system seating in all the Xanadus that followed. Bill Livingston, cleveland.com, "Ohio State-USC: The Yellow Rose Bowl is not your father's Cotton Bowl -- Bill Livingston (photos)," 26 Dec. 2017 This year, the Falcons are breaking in a pleasure dome priced at $1.5 billion. Tom Krasovic, sandiegouniontribune.com, "Another red-and-black team worth San Diego's affection?," 6 Sep. 2017

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First Known Use of pleasure dome

1816, in the meaning defined above

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