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Origin of plaza
Words nearby plaza
Example sentences from the Web for plaza
The normally bustling plazas around the State House were empty.Maryland lawmakers return to Annapolis for start of unusual 90-day session|Ovetta Wiggins, Erin Cox|January 13, 2021|Washington Post
You would be reasonably close, to be able to protest and express your view, but nobody belongs on the Capitol plaza.Woman dies after shooting in U.S. Capitol; D.C. National Guard activated after mob breaches building|Washington Post Staff|January 7, 2021|Washington Post
“They’re not only fighting for major plazas and smuggling routes, but they’re also fighting for corners,” Calderón said.Border Report: What’s Behind Tijuana’s Violent Year|Maya Srikrishnan|December 15, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Like a public plaza playground-y, there are kids and people climbing on stuff — but shops, and llama signs.PLAYBACK (2015): Could the Next Brooklyn Be … Las Vegas?! (Ep. 205)|Stephen J. Dubner|December 6, 2020|Freakonomics
One Saturday, a man from Providence, Rhode Island, stopped her in the plaza and asked for help registering some seniors back in his state.How to fix America’s voter registration system so more people can vote|Jen Kirby|October 6, 2020|Vox
In her struggle to find her daughter, Esther becomes one of the founders of the Mothers of Plaza de Mayo.
The Plaza Hotel cooked a fancy-pants latke with red wine braised oxtail, horseradish sunchoke cream, and crispy kale.
A crate of the stuff arrived at the studio, compliments of the Plaza Athénée.
When they do dine, the Hitchcocks sometimes use Limoges china marked “Plaza Athénée.”
In August, Trump filed a lawsuit to have his name removed from the casino and from the nearby, since-closed Trump Plaza.I Watched a Casino Kill Itself: The Awful Last Nights of Atlantic City’s Taj Mahal|Olivia Nuzzi|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This rampart of dwellings was in the shape of a rectangle, and enclosed a large square or plaza containing a noble reservoir.
Twenty men and twenty women advanced to the centre of the plaza in double file and faced each other.
The Plaza was full of people, women talking under the stiff palms, and men sitting on wicker chairs on the hotel piazza opposite.The Belted Seas|Arthur Colton
Meantime the Plaza is being filled with chairs—rocking-chairs—which seem to spring up out of nothing.Gardens of the Caribbees, v. 1/2|Ida May Hill Starr
The Plaza is still the parlor in Guadalajara and it's enchanting!Jane Journeys On|Ruth Comfort Mitchell
British Dictionary definitions for plaza
- a modern complex of shops, buildings, and parking areas
- (capital when part of a name)Rockefeller Plaza