|Mawson, C.O.S., ed. (18701938). Rogets International Thesaurus. 1922.|
|Class V. Words Releasing to the Voluntary Powers|
|Division (I) Individual Volition|
| Section IV. Antagonism|
| 2. Active Antagonism|
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|NOUN:||ARENA, field, platform; scene of action, theater or theatre, walk, course; hustings; stage, boards (playhouse) [See The Drama]; amphitheater or amphitheatre, Coliseum, Colosseum; Flavian amphitheater, hippodrome, circus, race course, corso [It.], turf, cockpit, bear garden, gymnasium, palæstra or palestra, ring, lists; tilt-yard, tilting ground; Campus Martius [L.], Champ de Mars [F.]; campus [U. S.], playing field, playground.|
BATTLE FIELD, battle ground; field of -battle, - slaughter; No Mans Land [World War]; over there [used in America, esp. of the Western Front], out there [corresponding term in Eng.]; theater -, seat- of war; Aceldama, camp; the enemys camp.
TRYSTING PLACE (place of meeting) [See Focus].
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|QUOTATION:||My race being run, I love to watch the race.Masefield|