What does bazaar mean?

bazaar meaning in General Dictionary

inside East an exchange marketplace or assemblage of stores where items tend to be revealed for sale

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  • a shop in which a variety of items can be purchased
  • a street of little shops (especially in Orient)
  • a-sale of miscellany; often for charity
  • Alt. of Bazar

bazaar meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1580s, from Italian bazarra, in the end from Persian bazar (Pahlavi vacar) "a market."

bazaar meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) Alt. of Bazar

Sentence Examples with the word bazaar

The bazaar is a good one, and gold and silver filigree work is made, peculiar in character and design.

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