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ga·ze·bo

 (gə-zā′bō, -zē′-)
n. pl. ga·ze·bos or ga·ze·boes
1. A freestanding, roofed, usually open-sided structure providing a shady resting place.
2. A belvedere.

[Origin unknown.]

gazebo

(ɡəˈziːbəʊ)
n, pl -bos or -boes
(Architecture) a summerhouse, garden pavilion, or belvedere, sited to command a view
[C18: perhaps a pseudo-Latin coinage based on gaze]

ga•ze•bo

(gəˈzeɪ boʊ, -ˈzi-)

n., pl. -bos, -boes.
1. a structure, as an open or latticework pavilion or summerhouse, built on a site that provides an attractive view.
2. a small roofed structure that is screened on all sides, used for outdoor entertaining.
[1745–55; orig. uncertain]

gazebo


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A small summerhouse or pavilion with a view, or a belvedere on the roof of a house.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.gazebo - a small roofed building affording shade and restgazebo - a small roofed building affording shade and rest
belvedere - a gazebo sited to command a fine view
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"

gazebo

noun pavilion, summer house a hilltop gazebo overlooking a deserted beach
Translations

gazebo

[gəˈziːbəʊ] (gazebos or gazeboes (pl)) Ncenador m

gazebo

[gəˈziːbəʊ] nbelvédère m

gazebo

nGartenlaube f
References in classic literature ?
By the midnight lamps he went up and down the winding way of this new world in an old one, and could discern between the trees and against the stars the lofty roofs, chimneys, gazebos, and towers of the numerous fanciful residences of which the place was composed.
Witness the sun rising slowly over the Indian Ocean while enjoying breakfast at your idyllic traditional beach gazebo
Copthorne Hotel Dubai, located in Port Saeed in Deira, will begin enhancement work at the Horizon Health Club and the Gazebo Terrace.
Copthorne Hotel Dubai, the popular hotel located in Port Saeed in Deira, will begin enhancement work at the Horizon Health Club and the Gazebo Terrace, as part of the property's continued effort to ensure the high standards of its facilities.
The earliest known uses of gazebo appeared in the mid-1700s.
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GEAR UP FOR OUTDOOR LIVING A gazebo is perfect for providing shelter from an untimely shower, or for protecting you from intense heat, yet allowing the breeze to waft through.
Students have demolished one gazebo next to an old train depot and hope to do the same with the other in a nearby park.
Suspending a fairly heavy screen to a far from stable gazebo frame was the first challenge.
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