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Haymarket

[hey-mahr-kit]
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noun
  1. a famous London market 1644–1830.
  2. a street in London, site of this market, known for its theaters.
  3. a playhouse erected in London in 1720 and still in use.
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Historical Examples

  • She can come out for a season at the Haymarket, and she can marry whoever she likes.'

    One Of Them

    Charles James Lever

  • She has changed her name to Calori, and she sings at the 'Haymarket.'

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • He remained at this theatre and the Haymarket until his death.

  • In 1715, Handel had produced at the theatre in the Haymarket, a new opera Amadiji.

  • The Haymarket bomb made me strip again and for a nobler fray.

    An Anarchist Woman

    Hutchins Hapgood