1. [ noun ] (geography) a public square with room for pedestrians
Synonyms: piazza place

"they met at Elm Plaza" "Grosvenor Place"

Related terms: public_square
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 7134
3. [ noun ] (business) mercantile establishment consisting of a carefully landscaped complex of shops representing leading merchandisers; a modern version of the traditional marketplace
Synonyms: shopping_center center shopping_mall shopping_centre mall

"a good plaza should have a movie house" "they spent their weekends at the local malls"

Related terms: mercantile_establishment
Similar spelling:   plica