bazar

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bazar a shop where a variety of goods are sold
    • n bazar a street of small shops (especially in Orient)
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Bazar A fair for the sale of fancy wares, toys, etc., commonly for a charitable purpose.
    • Bazar A spacious hall or suite of rooms for the sale of goods, as at a fair.
    • Bazar In the East, an exchange, marketplace, or assemblage of shops where goods are exposed for sale.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n bazar See bazaar.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Bazar an Eastern marketplace or exchange: a fancy fair in imitation of an Eastern bazaar.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Per. bāzar, market
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Pers. bāzār, a market.

Usage

In literature:

Anyone at all in touch with native life in Cairo could gauge the extent of propagandist activity by gossip at cafes and in the bazars.
"Pan-Islam" by George Wyman Bury
Only think of them being exposed for sale at a free-trade bazar!
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 62, No. 382, October 1847" by Various
The Muski bazar is about a mile long and, although many European shops line it, the street still retains its Oriental attractiveness.
"The Critic in the Orient" by George Hamlin Fitch
He is a Greek, and you may hear him at the other extremity of the bazar.
"Journal of a Visit to Constantinople and Some of the Greek Islands in the Spring and Summer of 1833" by John Auldjo
A visit to the curiosity bazars, or curio-shops, as they are called, is one of the first excursions of the newly-arrived tourist.
"Due West" by Maturin Murray Ballou
Ghastly was the ruin that escaped, and awful was the wrath of the Bazar-Sergeant.
"Soldier Stories" by Rudyard Kipling
At noon a decisive action east of Bazar Siak drove the Italians from their positions.
"The Story of the Great War, Volume IV (of 8)"
Anna Howard Shaw, to whose energetic work the success of the bazar was largely due.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume IV" by Various
Bazar, natl, in New York, 12, 13.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume V"
One of the curiosities of Cairo is the hair-oil bazar.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Volume 57, No. 352, February 1845" by Various
Then I went through the Bazar, with an interpreter.
"An Aviator's Field Book" by Oswald Bölcke
A supper and bazar were pleasant features.
"The History of Woman Suffrage, Volume VI" by Various
She set off with the fourth hank to the fourth bazar, and in this bazar was the king's palace.
"Indian Fairy Tales" by Anonymous
If it was the talk of the bazar, 'tis very certain that things will be otherwise.
"Barclay of the Guides" by Herbert Strang
Staying in your bazar as you do, you cannot have any notion of what a single man is able to do when he has been brought up to arms.
"Tales of the Caravan, Inn, and Palace." by William Hauff
But even the bazars of Damascus fail to exhaust the significance of the city.
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
Wait till you see the Machua Bazar.
"From Sea to Sea" by Rudyard Kipling
Bazars of Constantinople, the, 688.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, No. 362, December 1845" by Various
BAZAR'JIK, now officially called Dobritsh (q.v.).
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia. Vol. 1 Part 3" by Various
Khaled then sent for merchants from the bazar, and they brought him all manner of rich stuffs, such as he needed.
"Khaled, A Tale of Arabia" by F. Marion Crawford
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In poetry:

This is the ballad of Ahmed Shah
Dealer in tats in the Sudder Bazar,
By the gate that leads to the Gold Minar
How he was done by a youth from Morar.
"The Ballad of Ahmed Shah" by Rudyard Kipling
Below my feet the still bazar is laid—
Far, far below the weary camels lie—
The camels and the captives of thy raid.
Come back to me, Beloved, or I die!
"The Love Song of Har Dyal" by Rudyard Kipling
I hate this City, seated on the Plain,
The clang and clamour of the hot Bazar,
Knowing, amid the pauses of my pain,
This month the Almonds bloom in Kandahar.
"This Month The Almonds Bloom At Kandahar" by Laurence Hope

In news:

COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Thousands of Bangladeshi Muslims set fire to at least 10 Buddhist temples and 40 homes in anger over a Facebook photo of a burned Quran before authorities restored order.
As part of the debut column, I visited some markets, whether the Bangla Bazar in Arlington (703-241-7040) or the Bangla Bazaar in Beltsville (301-931-8377), and learned about some of the staple items and how they're typically eaten.
TORSTEN MANSFELD, BAZAR ROYAL, LEIPZIG, GERMANY.
Bazar Royal, Leipzig, Germany.
Torsten Mansfeld runs Bazar Royal, Leipzig's shopping adress for selected fashion brands and a unique atmosphere.
Good local government turned Maharashtra 's Hiware Bazar from a fading wasteland into the lush homeland of the rich.
Good local government turned Maharashtra's Hiware Bazar from a fading wasteland into the lush homeland of the rich.
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In science:

To test our summarization system, we collected 38 Bengali documents from the Bengali daily newspaper, Ananda Bazar Patrika.
Bengali text summarization by sentence extraction
Optical and VHE studies along this line could obviously help to shed more light on the BLR structure in powerful bazars.
TeV Astronomy
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