What does auditorium mean?

Definitions for auditoriumˌɔ dɪˈtɔr i əm, -ˈtoʊr-; -ˈtɔr i ə, -ˈtoʊr-

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word auditorium.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. auditorium(noun)

    the area of a theater or concert hall where the audience sits


  1. Auditorium(n.)

    a building, or a room within a building, containing a large open space for public gatherings, and often having a raised stage where speakers or presentations may be easily viewed by the audience. The students assembled to hear the president speak in the auditorium.

  2. Origin: [L. See Auditory, n.]


  1. auditorium(Noun)

    A large room for public meetings or performances.

  2. auditorium(Noun)

    The space where the audience is located.

  3. Origin: From auditorium, from auditorius.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Auditorium(noun)

    the part of a church, theater, or other public building, assigned to the audience

  2. Origin: [L. See Auditory, n.]


  1. Auditorium

    An auditorium is a room built to enable an audience to hear and watch performances at venues such as theatres. For movie theatres, the number of auditoriums is expressed as the number of screens.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of auditorium in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of auditorium in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Robert Frost:

    Hell is a half-filled auditorium.

  2. David Jones:

    Twenty-five years ago President Bush spoke at the 50th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, as the sitting president, and we have a copy of the speech in our auditorium here on a continuous loop.

  3. David Jones:

    We began working on this about six months ago, twenty-five years ago President Bush spoke at the 50th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, as the sitting president, and we have a copy of the speech in our auditorium here on a continuous loop.

  4. Actor Sergei Bannikov:

    The last play we performed was The Three Musketeers. One of the last lines is 'in war as in war', how would guys who've just come back from fighting ... react to that, and those who go back to the war zone after the play? The auditorium howls.

  5. Mohammad Anis:

    I am determined to go back to the same army public school where terrorists tried to kill me and where the terrorists killed my classmates, on hearing the gunshots, our teachers quickly shut the door of the auditorium in an effort to stop the terrorists from entering there. But the attackers broke the door and sneaked into the auditorium. Once inside the hall, they tried to kill all the children. Students were falling down and bleeding and one bullet also hit me in my arm.

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