bazaar bazaar  /bə ˈzɑr/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a shop where a variety of goods are sold
  2. (n) a street of small shops (especially in Orient)
  3. (n) a sale of miscellany; often for charity

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The bazaar is a central institution in Iranian life.
  2. The foot soldiers of the Basij, in contrast, often cobble together work as motorcycle messengers in the smoggy avenues around the Tehran bazaar, earning close to nothing.
  3. For these men, the Angurada bazaar, only a few miles away, is treacherous.

News

  1. Saratoga 150 continues with ‘Bizarre Bazaar’

    SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Bizarre Bazaar, a Saratoga 150 event, is a unique sale of previously owned treasures to benefit the Race Track Chaplaincy of New York.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Saratogian

  2. USO BBQ in Antioch:

    The Antioch Woman's Club, in concert with the Antioch Chamber of Commerce's Summer Bazaar, hosts a USO BBQ on Sunday, June 16, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Main Street and Orchard in downtown Antioch.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Daily Herald

  3. Ripley's Bizarre Buying Bazaar collects more oddities

    The second day of Ripley's Bizarre Buying Bazaar included items such as rare tribal knives, oil portraits made of dog hair, a lamp made of a taxidermied chicken and an Adolf Hitler action figure.        
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

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Quotes

  1. "Our agreement will enable us to share our international retail expertise, supporting Trent in the development of their Star Bazaar hypermarket business and benefiting Indian consumers," Leahy said.
    on Aug 11, 2008 By: Terry Leahy Source: Reuters India

  2. "Everything opened up after 'The Great Railway Bazaar,"' says Shacochis, citing the rise of inexpensive airfare and the end of the Vietnam War as catalysts for international travel. "And Theroux happened to be there at the start, saying, 'I'm...
    on Aug 14, 2008 By: Bob Shacochis Source: Youngstown Vindicator

  3. But, asked whether Russia would take concrete steps to signal its readiness to work with the United States, Ivanov said: "It is not an oriental bazaar and we do not trade the way people do in a bazaar."
    on Feb 8, 2009 By: Sergei Ivanov Source: Kyiv Post

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