[tiv-uh-lee; for 1 also Italian tee-vaw-lee]


a town in central Italy, E of Rome: ruins of Roman villas.Ancient Tibur.
a park and entertainment center in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Contemporary Examples of tivoli

  • In December last year, it was sold to Greenwill, part of the Italian Tivoli group, for £18 million.

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    Move Over, Michelle

    Olivia Cole

    May 12, 2010

  • You must buy tickets to enter Tivoli, which are 95 kroner, or approximately $20.

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    Gal With a Suitcase

    Jolie Hunt

    December 5, 2009

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British Dictionary definitions for tivoli



a town in central Italy, east of Rome: a summer resort in Roman times; contains the Renaissance Villa d'Este and the remains of Hadrian's Villa. Pop: 49 342 (2001)Ancient name: Tibur
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