bazaar

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bazaar

a shop; a fair where merchandise is sold: I found some lovely vases at the bazaar.
Not to be confused with:
bizarre – strikingly unconventional or far-fetched: He was behaving in a very bizarre way.
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ba·zaar

also ba·zar  (bə-zär′)
n.
1. A market consisting of a street lined with shops and stalls, especially one in the Middle East.
2. A shop or a part of a store in which miscellaneous articles are sold.
3. A fair or sale at which miscellaneous articles are sold, often for charitable purposes.

[Italian bazarro and Urdu bāzār, both from Persian bāzār; see wes- in Indo-European roots.]
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bazaar

(bəˈzɑː) or

bazar

n
1. (Commerce) (esp in the Orient) a market area, esp a street of small stalls
2. (Commerce) a sale in aid of charity, esp of miscellaneous secondhand or handmade articles
3. (Commerce) a shop where a large variety of goods is sold
[C16: from Persian bāzār, from Old Persian abēcharish]
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ba•zaar

(bəˈzɑr)

n.
1. a marketplace, esp. one in the Middle East.
2. a sale of miscellaneous articles to benefit some cause.
3. a store in which many kinds of goods are sold.
Sometimes, ba•zar′.
[1590–1600; earlier bazarro < Italian « Persian bāzār market]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bazaar - a shop where a variety of goods are soldbazaar - a shop where a variety of goods are sold
shop, store - a mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services; "he bought it at a shop on Cape Cod"
2.bazaar - a street of small shops (especially in Orient)bazaar - a street of small shops (especially in Orient)
market place, mart, marketplace, market - an area in a town where a public mercantile establishment is set up
3.bazaar - a sale of miscellanybazaar - a sale of miscellany; often for charity; "the church bazaar"
cut-rate sale, sales event, sale - an occasion (usually brief) for buying at specially reduced prices; "they held a sale to reduce their inventory"; "I got some great bargains at their annual sale"
book fair, bookfair - bazaar at which books are sold or auctioned off in order to raise funds for a worthy cause
craft fair - a fair at which objects made by craftsmen are offered for sale
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bazaar

noun
1. market, exchange, fair, marketplace, mart He was a vendor in Egypt's open-air bazaar.
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Translations
سوقسوق أدوات يَدَوِيّه أو رَخيصَه)
bazarorientální trhtržiště
basarloppemarked
bazár
basarbasar, markaîur
mugėrytietiškas turgus
labdarības tirdziņštirgus
bazar

bazaar

[bəˈzɑːʳ] Nbazar m
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bazaar

[bəˈzɑːr] n
(= market) → bazar m
(= event) → vente f de charité
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bazaar

nBasar m
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bazaar

[bəˈzɑːʳ] n (sale of work) → vendita di beneficenza; (Oriental market) → bazar m inv
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bazaar

(bəˈzaː) noun
1. an Eastern market place.
2. a sale of goods of various kinds, especially home-made or second-hand.
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The raids were conducted in main bazaar, Bannu bazaar, Mian Khel bazaar and Zargaran bazarr on the orders of Deputy Commissioner Kohat Mr.
According to a spokesperson of Kalyan Jewellers, the opening ceremony at Meena Bazarr witnessed close to 15,000 people, who wanted to see legendary Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan and other celebrities at the event.
He directed that necessary facilities should be provided to the masses on priority basis in Ramzan bazarrs. Shehbaz Sharif said that he will personally monitor implementation of Ramzan package and every penny of Ramzan package will be spent on providing relief to the people and no compromise will be made on quality of daily use items.