Synonyms for venue

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Western Starr suggested that he arrange for a change of venue.

If you change the venue to Etruria, the same arguments will apply.

Ulick lived at the Maison Felic, but liked a change of menu and venue.

Sismondi was blind to the fact that the venue has been changed altogether.

"Only the venue changed to shipboard," gasped I against the wind.

But the instructor denied my petition for a change of venue.

Attlebury had skilfully shifted the venue and changed the tribunal.

Let us pass over two or three months and change the venue entirely.

The venue must be chosen according as a man proposes to hunt on horse or on foot.

One regrets the change of venue when the story is carried to Paris.

WORD ORIGIN

early 14c., "a coming for the purpose of attack," from Old French venue "coming," from fem. past participle of venir "to come," from Latin venire "to come," from PIE root *gwa- "to go, come" (cf. Old English cuman "to come;" see come). The sense of "place where a case in law is tried" is first recorded 1530s. Extended to locality in general, especially "site of a concert or sporting event" (1857). Change of venue is from Blackstone (1768).

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