Meaning of “bazaar” in the English Dictionary

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"bazaar" in British English

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bazaarnoun [ C ]

uk /bəˈzɑːr/ us /bəˈzɑːr/

an area of small shops and people selling things, especially in West and South Asia, or any group of small shops or people selling goods of the same type

an event where people sell things to raise money, especially for an organization that helps other people:

a Christmas bazaar

(Definition of “bazaar” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bazaar" in American English

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bazaarnoun [ C ]

us /bəˈzɑr/

an open market where people sell things, or any group of small shops or people selling goods

A bazaar is also an event where people sell things to raise money for an organization, such as a school or hospital:

Our school is having its springtime bazaar next Saturday.

(Definition of “bazaar” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"bazaar" in Business English

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bazaarnoun [ C ]

uk /bəˈzɑːr/ us COMMERCE

an area of small shops and people selling things, especially in South Asia, North Africa, or the Middle East:

There are several historic bazaars in the city, together with many ultra-modern shopping malls.

(Definition of “bazaar” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)