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MARQUEE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does marquee mean? 

MARQUEE (noun)
  The noun MARQUEE has 2 senses:

1. large and often sumptuous tent
2. permanent canopy over an entrance of a hotel etc.

  Familiarity information: MARQUEE used as a noun is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


MARQUEE (noun)


Sense 1marquee [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Large and often sumptuous tent

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

marquee; pavilion

Hypernyms ("marquee" is a kind of...):

collapsible shelter; tent (a portable shelter (usually of canvas stretched over supporting poles and fastened to the ground with ropes and pegs))


Sense 2marquee [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Permanent canopy over an entrance of a hotel etc.

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

marquee; marquise

Hypernyms ("marquee" is a kind of...):

canopy (a covering (usually of cloth) that serves as a roof to shelter an area from the weather)


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