bazaar


ba·zaar

noun \bə-ˈzär\

: a type of market found especially in Middle Eastern countries that has rows of small shops which sell many different kinds of things

: an event at which things are sold to raise money for people or an organization

Full Definition of BAZAAR

1
:  a market (as in the Middle East) consisting of rows of shops or stalls selling miscellaneous goods
2
a :  a place for the sale of goods
b :  department store
3
:  a fair for the sale of articles especially for charitable purposes

Examples of BAZAAR

  1. <we wandered around the bazaar looking to buy gifts>

Origin of BAZAAR

Persian bāzār
First Known Use: 1612

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