What does venue mean?

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ˈvɛn yuvenue

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. venue, locale, locusnoun

    the scene of any event or action (especially the place of a meeting)

  2. venuenoun

    in law: the jurisdiction where a trial will be held

Wiktionary

  1. venuenoun

    A place, especially the one where a given event is to happen.

    Etymology: From venue feminine past participle of verb venir.

  2. venuenoun

    A neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid.

    Etymology: From venue feminine past participle of verb venir.

  3. venuenoun

    A bout; a hit; a turn. See venew.

    Etymology: From venue feminine past participle of verb venir.

  4. venuenoun

    Sport venue: a stadium or similar building in which a sporting competition is held.

    Etymology: From venue feminine past participle of verb venir.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Venuenoun

    a neighborhood or near place; the place or county in which anything is alleged to have happened; also, the place where an action is laid

    Etymology: [F. venue a coming, arrival, fr. venir to come, L. venire; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See Come, and cf. Venew, Veney.]

  2. Venuenoun

    a bout; a hit; a turn. See Venew

    Etymology: [F. venue a coming, arrival, fr. venir to come, L. venire; hence, in English, the place whither the jury are summoned to come. See Come, and cf. Venew, Veney.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Venue

    ven′ū, n. (Shak.) a hit in fencing: a bout or match: a lunge, thrust. [O. Fr.,—L. venīre, to come.]

  2. Venue

    ven′ū, n. (law) the place where an action is laid: the district from which a jury comes to try a question of fact: in England, usually the county where a crime is alleged to have been committed.—Change of venue, change of place of trial; Lay the venue, to specify the place where the trial is to be held. [A particular use of preceding word, but confused with O. Fr. visne, neighbourhood—L. vicinia, neighbourhood.]

Editors Contribution

  1. venue

    A place where an event can be created.

    The venue for their wedding was simple, easy to access and provided them with peace of mind for their wedding day.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 1, 2020  

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  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'venue' in Nouns Frequency: #2076

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of venue in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of venue in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of venue in a Sentence

  1. Chris Grey:

    At this point, we are not aware of any information indicating a specific, credible threat to a particular location or venue.

  2. Justin Marks:

    Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway has to be presented and marketed as a little bit more of a destination, it's not so far away that it can't be a ‘ Nashville event ’ and Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway's evidenced in that they've sold every ticket, sold every suite and they sold the sponsorship inventory, nashville Fairgrounds Speedway's been out there for a long time, Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway's been quiet for some time, but Nashville Fairgrounds Speedway is very much a NASCAR venue and for the series to go put on a good show — all the tools are there for them to do that.

  3. Donald Trump:

    As the Shutdown was going on, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi asked me to give the State of the Union Address. I agreed. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi then changed House Speaker Nancy Pelosi mind because of the Shutdown, suggesting a later date. This is House Speaker Nancy Pelosi prerogative - I will do the Address when the Shutdown is over, i am not looking for an... alternative venue for the SOTU Address because there is no venue that can compete with the history, tradition and importance of the House Chamber. I look forward to giving a' great' State of the Union Address in the near future !

  4. Annie Lee:

    Through that, we also added on Covid compliance officers that you can hire, it's not the planner's job (nor) the venue's job to also then have to be monitoring the guests and their masks and whatever other rules there might be.

  5. Jonathan Reiner:

    If you think about it, President Donald Trump went to Tulsa during a surge in viral activity there. President Donald Trump was in a tightly packed venue with thousands of people, almost all who were not wearing masks, and this is how you get, how you acquire, the virus.

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