Times Square

noun
the area of Manhattan around the intersection of Broadway and Seventh Avenue; heart of the New York theater district; site of annual celebration of New Year's
Instance Hypernyms: ↑city district
Part Holonyms: ↑Manhattan

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a wide intersection extending from 43rd to 47th Streets in central Manhattan, New York City, where Broadway and Seventh Avenue intersect.

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a focal point of Manhattan in New York City, around the intersection of Broadway and 42nd Street. Its long-held reputation for seediness is giving way to redevelopment

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Times Square [Times Square]
a busy square in central ↑Manhattan, New York City. It is known for its bright lights and many theatres and cinemas. On New Year’s Eve, thousands of people gather there to watch a ball move down the side of the No 1 Times Square building as the new year approaches. The square is named after the Times Tower, once the offices of the ↑New York Times.

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