Definition of bazaar
- a church bazaar
we wandered around the bazaar looking to buy gifts
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First Known Use: 1612See Words from the same year
: 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
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without deliberation, pause, or delay
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