Definition of Gazebo

1. Noun. A small roofed building affording shade and rest.

Exact synonyms: Summerhouse
Specialized synonyms: Belvedere
Generic synonyms: Building, Edifice



Definition of Gazebo

1. Noun. belvedere, either a type of summer-house or a roofed, detached porch-like structure, usually in a yard, park or lawn ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Gazebo

1. a roofed structure open on the sides [n -BOS or -BOES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gazebo

gaytres
gaywads
gaywings
gazabo
gazaboes
gazabos
gazal
gazals
gazania
gazanias
gazar
gazars
gaze
gaze paretic nystagmus
gazebo (current term)
gazeboes
gazebolike
gazebos
gazed
gazee
gazees
gazeful
gazehound
gazehounds
gazeka
gazel
gazeless
gazelle
gazelle hound

Literary usage of Gazebo

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1. A Book for a Rainy Day: Or, Recollections of the Events of the Last Sixty by John Thomas Smith (1845)
"... and a new pair of dolphins taken from the top of the gazebo, by some bloodthirsty villains; and whereas a great deal of timber has been cut down and ..."

2. The Monthly Review by Charles William Wason (1830)
"He takes a cottage, in which there is a gazebo that overlooks her father's garden, and for a while their courtship is carried on with delightful secrecy. ..."

3. A Glossary of Words Used in the Wapentakes of Manley and Corringham by Edward Peacock (1877)
"The tradition of the village is that The gazebo was a place for outdoor musical entertainments.'— WE Hewlett, in Notes and Queries, LU. S. x. 352. ..."

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