How to use Las Vegas in a sentence
Around 1990, he sold his share in the arcades and moved to Las Vegas to work toward his dream of opening a pinball museum.Could GoFundMe campaigns save our cultural collections? Las Vegas’s Pinball Hall of Fame is banking on it. | Kate Silver | February 26, 2021 | Washington Post
A Nevada woman’s Stage 4 lung cancer did not make her eligible to be vaccinated, but because she works part time at an animal rescue shelter in Las Vegas, she was considered a priority recipient as a front-line community support staffer.Vaccine lotteries and personal appeals: The medically vulnerable find their priority status slipping away | Lena H. Sun, Isaac Stanley-Becker | February 26, 2021 | Washington Post
The term was coined by architects Robert Venturi and Denise Scott Brown, who studied the vernacular architecture of Las Vegas.The Helix is a distraction. Amazon’s new headquarters will change more than just its Arlington neighborhood. | Philip Kennicott | February 18, 2021 | Washington Post
Two years later, Burns has a chance to realize those dreams at Usman’s expense when the two square off in Saturday’s UFC 258 main event in Las Vegas.As Kamaru Usman edges toward UFC greatness, his former teammate wants to stop him | Glynn A. Hill | February 12, 2021 | Washington Post
If tourism crashes to a halt, there is no way for Las Vegas or Orlando or New York to avoid lost revenue.America's Cities Are in Crisis. They Should be Allowed to Raise Debt to Save Themselves | Zachary Karabell | February 11, 2021 | Time
In the name of protecting passengers, however, tourists in Las Vegas are unable to take advantage of this service.Why Do ‘Progressives’ Want to Ban Uber and AirBnB? | Adam Thierer, Christopher Koopman | December 30, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Ironically, what was bad for the boys in Havana provided a shot in the arm to the casino crowd in Las Vegas.
And acts like mambo king Pupi Campo and the energetic DeCastro Sisters made Las Vegas their new home.
By the early 1960s, Las Vegas enjoyed an influx of casino employees with experience in Havana.
His latest book is a short story collection, Even a Street Dog: Las Vegas Stories.
Las Vegas, you're a wonder with a hoss an' a rope, an' I reckon with a gun, but when it comes to girls you shore ain't there.
This turning his back upon men he had just dared to draw showed what kind of a school Las Vegas had been trained in.
Las Vegas poured out a drink, while his gaze was intent on the scarred old mirror hanging behind the bar.
Las Vegas began his stalking up and down, and his action now was an exaggeration of all his former movements.
At last, when the hour was so late that there was no probability of Beasley appearing, Las Vegas flung himself out of the saloon.
British Dictionary definitions for Las Vegas
a city in SE Nevada: famous for luxury hotels and casinos. Pop: 517 017 (2003 est)
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
Cultural definitions for Las Vegas
City in southern Nevada.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.