Meaning of “bazaar” in the English Dictionary

"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)