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souk

or suq  (so͞ok, sho͞ok)
n.
A market, or part of a market, in an Arab city.

[Arabic sūq, from Aramaic šuqā, street, market, from Akkadian sūqu, street, from sâqu, to be narrow; see ṣ́yq in Semitic roots.]

souk

(suːk) or

suq

n
(Islam) (in Muslim countries, esp North Africa and the Middle East) an open-air marketplace
[C20: from Arabic sūq]

souk

(suːk)
vb, n
Scot a variant spelling of sook2

souk

or suk or suq

(suk, ʃuk)

n.
(in North Africa and the Middle East) a market or marketplace.
[1920–30; < Arabic suq]

souk


Past participle: souked
Gerund: souking

Imperative
souk
souk
Present
I souk
you souk
he/she/it souks
we souk
you souk
they souk
Preterite
I souked
you souked
he/she/it souked
we souked
you souked
they souked
Present Continuous
I am souking
you are souking
he/she/it is souking
we are souking
you are souking
they are souking
Present Perfect
I have souked
you have souked
he/she/it has souked
we have souked
you have souked
they have souked
Past Continuous
I was souking
you were souking
he/she/it was souking
we were souking
you were souking
they were souking
Past Perfect
I had souked
you had souked
he/she/it had souked
we had souked
you had souked
they had souked
Future
I will souk
you will souk
he/she/it will souk
we will souk
you will souk
they will souk
Future Perfect
I will have souked
you will have souked
he/she/it will have souked
we will have souked
you will have souked
they will have souked
Future Continuous
I will be souking
you will be souking
he/she/it will be souking
we will be souking
you will be souking
they will be souking
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been souking
you have been souking
he/she/it has been souking
we have been souking
you have been souking
they have been souking
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been souking
you will have been souking
he/she/it will have been souking
we will have been souking
you will have been souking
they will have been souking
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been souking
you had been souking
he/she/it had been souking
we had been souking
you had been souking
they had been souking
Conditional
I would souk
you would souk
he/she/it would souk
we would souk
you would souk
they would souk
Past Conditional
I would have souked
you would have souked
he/she/it would have souked
we would have souked
you would have souked
they would have souked
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.souk - an open-air market in an Arabian citysouk - an open-air market in an Arabian city
market square, open-air market, open-air marketplace - a public marketplace where food and merchandise is sold
Translations

souk

[suːk] Nzoco m

souk

suq [ˈsuːk] nsouk m
References in classic literature ?
They come round me an' shuk me, an' I tould thim I was in privit employ wid an income av me own, an' a drrrawin'-room fit to bate the Quane's; an' wid me lies an' me shtories an' nonsinse gin'rally, I kept 'em quiet in wan way an' another, knockin' roun' the camp.
19 (SUNA) - The Central Bank of Sudan's (CBoS) Assistant Governor for the Financial Institutions and Systems Sector Awad Ali Abdullah Abu Shuk said that CBoS has set new controls, following the partial lifting of the economic sanctions imposed on Sudan, to enable Sudanese banks to deal with their foreign counterparts.
The shopkeepers in The Shuk marketplace didn't buy it.
In fact, Shuk Yi Chan smuggled more than 68,000 illicit cigarettes worth more than PS17,000 into the country.
New York Shuk, a small artisanal harissa producer run by two Israelis the grandmother of one was from Morocco crafts five versions in small batches, from classic to fiery to one with preserved lemon.
If the shtetl characters in a Chagall painting jumped into a time-machine and transported themselves to a Jerusalem shuk, they would fit perfectly into Monger by the brilliant Israeli choreographer Barak Marshall.
Bitan Wines Group, owner of Mega Ba'Ir and Shuk Mehadrin, and one of the largest and supermarket chains in Israel, has begun preparations for installing NCR FastLane SelfServ(TM) Checkouts, the company said.
I have learned enough Hebrew to order rugelach at the shuk (open air market in Israel), enough about architecture to help design a building, enough chords to play guitar in front of indiscriminating crowds, enough HTML to build (and occasionally crash) a website, enough about how to operate deep fryers, convection ovens, and commercial dishwashers to work the line, enough about medicine to know the difference between Coxsackie and Hand-Foot-and-Mouth (same thing, actually), and enough about copier machines to solve almost every jam I've caused.
the Tigris (Dijla) operations command, Diyala police, and the 24th brigade of the popular mobilization forces participated from two axes to track sleeping cells in Shuk al-Reem, the Imam River and Abbara villages east of Muqdadiya, northeast of Baquba," Ahmad al-Tamimi, the leader of the PMF told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA).
Ademas de ellos, en el reparto destacan nombres como Tamar Novas, Fran Lareu, Tristan Ulloa, Juan Pablo Shuk, Maria Vazquez, Antonio Duran Morris y Carlos Blanco.
Hidden behind a modest storefront across Jaffa Road from the Machane Yehuda shuk, and what on the outside looks like a local neighborhood pharmacy, Opaletka is one of the most comprehensive naturopathic pharmacies I've ever seen.