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Times Square

a wide intersection extending from 43rd to 47th Streets in central Manhattan, New York City, where Broadway and Seventh Avenue intersect. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • For a really jolly evening, recommend me to the Times Square subway station.

  • She stared out the window at the tall buildings in Times Square.

    Find the Woman Arthur Somers Roche
  • I dived into the Times Square subway entrance and sprinted down the stairs.

    The Double Spy Dan T. Moore
  • And him bein' the gossip of Times Square because of the agency he run.

    Find the Woman Arthur Somers Roche
  • I see Broadway, strumpet of the highways,137 sweltering collarless under the loud electricity of Times Square.

    Europe After 8:15 H. L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan and Willard Huntington Wright
British Dictionary definitions for Times Square

Times Square

a square formed by the intersection of Broadway and Seventh Avenue in New York City, extending from 42nd to 45th Street
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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Times Square in Culture

Times Square definition

Area of Manhattan formed by the intersection of Broadway and Seventh Avenue between Forty-second and Forty-fourth Streets.

Note: Heart of the New York City theater district.
Note: Once known for its high levels of crime, prostitution, and pornography, in recent years it has been cleaned up.
Note: Site of a large, annual New Year's Eve celebration.
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
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