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See also: pleasure dome


Alternative forms[edit]


pleasure +‎ dome


pleasuredome (plural pleasuredomes)

  1. A place where one can relax, entertain or recreate.
    • 1999, Simon Reynolds, Generation Ecstasy: Into the World of Techno and Rave Culture, Routledge (1999), →ISBN, page 47:
      Then again, sampladelia may equally be a component of a Krokerite dystopia of "cold seduction": "a cool hallucinatory culture of special effects personalities moving at warp speed to nowhere," a virtual-reality pleasuredome where the self is a will-o'-the-wisp buffeted by "ceaseless movement in the eddies of cultural matter."
    • 2009, Adrian Grant, Michael Jackson: The Visual Documentary, Omnibuss Press (2009), →ISBN, unnumbered page:
      When Michael agreed to be interviewed by Oprah Winfrey in 1993, more than a hundred million people around the world became privy to the fantasy of Neverland, his California pleasuredome.
    • 2012, Bruce Clark, Paradise for Beginners, Strategic Book Publishing and Rights Co. (2012), →ISBN, page 174:
      The noise level thudded beyond deemed acceptability for a construction site, let alone a pleasuredome.