bungalow

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noun bun·ga·low \ˈbəŋ-gə-ˌlō\

Definition of bungalow

  1. :  a one-storied house with a low-pitched roof; also :  a house having one and a half stories and usually a front porch

Origin and Etymology of bungalow

Hindi baṅglā & Urdu banglā, literally, (house) in the Bengal style


First Known Use: 1676

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BUNGALOW Defined for English Language Learners

bungalow

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noun bun·ga·low \ˈbəŋ-gə-ˌlō\

Definition of bungalow for English Language Learners

  • : a house that is all on one level

  • : a house that has one main level and a second smaller level above


BUNGALOW Defined for Kids

bungalow

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noun bun·ga·low \ˈbəŋ-gə-ˌlō\

Definition of bungalow for Students

  1. :  a house with a main level and a smaller second level above



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