mezzanine
[ mez-uh-neen ]
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Part of SpeechnounOrigin + Etymology
Early 18th century; French; from French, from Italian mezzanino, diminutive of mezzano ‘middle’, from Latin medianus ‘median’
Synonyms
noun
balcony
Antonyms
noun
unavailable
Definition
nounthe lowest balcony or forward part of such a balcony in a theater
Examples
nounA) Mr. and Mrs. Gonzalez were watching the Broadway musical from the mezzanine of the theater. B) My husband spoiled me with seats in the mezzanine for the Lion King on broadway.
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