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bun·ga·low

 (bŭng′gə-lō′)
n.
1. A small, usually one-story house, often having a low-pitched roof, overhanging eaves, and a veranda.
2. A thatched or tiled one-story house in India surrounded by a wide veranda.

[Hindi baṅglā, Bengali, bungalow.]

bungalow

(ˈbʌŋɡəˌləʊ)
n
1. (Architecture) a one-storey house, sometimes with an attic
2. (Architecture) (in India) a one-storey house, usually surrounded by a veranda
[C17: from Hindi banglā (house) of the Bengal type]

bun•ga•low

(ˈbʌŋ gəˌloʊ)

n.
a small house or summer cottage, usu. of one or one and a half stories, sometimes with a veranda.
[1670–80; < Hindi banglā literally, of Bengal]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bungalow - a small house with a single storybungalow - a small house with a single story  
house - a dwelling that serves as living quarters for one or more families; "he has a house on Cape Cod"; "she felt she had to get out of the house"
Translations
بَيْت ذو طابَق واحِدمَنْزِلٌ ذو طابِقٍ واحِدٍ
bungalov
bungalow
yksikerroksinen talo / mökki
bungalov
bungaló
lítiî einlyft íbúîarhús
バンガロー
방갈로
vienaaukštis namas
mājiņa
bungalov
bungalovhišica
enplanshus
บังกาโล
bungalovkulübetek katlı kır evi
nhà gỗ một tầng

bungalow

[ˈbʌŋgələʊ] Nchalé m, bungalow m

bungalow

[ˈbʌŋgələʊ] nbungalow mbungee jumping [ˈbʌndʒidʒʌmpɪŋ] nsaut m à l'élastique

bungalow

nBungalow m

bungalow

[ˈbʌŋgəˌləʊ] nbungalow m inv, villetta a un piano

bungalow

(ˈbaŋgələu) noun
a (usually small) house of one storey. They live in a small bungalow.

bungalow

بَيْت ذو طابَق واحِد bungalov bungalow Bungalow μπάνγκαλοου casa de una planta, chalet yksikerroksinen talo / mökki bungalow bungalov bungalow バンガロー 방갈로 bungalow bungalow bungalow bangalô бунгало enplanshus บังกาโล bungalov nhà gỗ một tầng 平房
References in classic literature ?
The landlord had repainted it when Strickland took the bungalow, and unless you knew how Indian bungalows were built you would never have suspected that above the cloth lay the dark, three- cornered cavern of the roof, where the beams and the under side of the thatch harbored all manner of rats, hats, ants, and other things.
There was panic on every side, and dying people in all the bungalows.
The locomotive, guided by an English engineer and fed with English coal, threw out its smoke upon cotton, coffee, nutmeg, clove, and pepper plantations, while the steam curled in spirals around groups of palm-trees, in the midst of which were seen picturesque bungalows, viharis (sort of abandoned monasteries), and marvellous temples enriched by the exhaustless ornamentation of Indian architecture.
But Big Ben escaped, and, out of the mazes of half a thousand bungalows and country estates, selected the grounds of James J.
It was two weeks later that John Clayton, Lord Greystoke, riding in from a tour of inspection of his vast African estate, glimpsed the head of a column of men crossing the plain that lay between his bungalow and the forest to the north and west.
He did not wish to disturb the others whom he believed to be sleeping somewhere within the structure--a low, rambling bungalow of eight rooms.
Everything's going A1 here, and they've built me this little bungalow, only got in it last week - stunning, isn't it?
Seven times fifteen hundred is ten thousand five hundred dollars--more than you possess, and all eaten up by the boys' wages, with nothing to pay for bungalow, building, tools, quinine, trips to Sydney, and so forth.
It was a bungalow of unpainted wood, consisting of two small rooms, and outside was a small shed that served as a kitchen.
A thin spiral of smoke arose at the right of the bungalow where the barns had stood, but there were no barns there now, and from the bungalow chimney from which smoke should have arisen, there arose nothing.
This is the story of the great war that Rikki-tikki-tavi fought single-handed, through the bath-rooms of the big bungalow in Segowlee cantonment.
I'll tell you his name," the Commissioner said, as they sat on the wide veranda of his bungalow.