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Meaning of BOOTH

Pronunciation:  booth, booth

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  small area set off by walls for special use
  2. [n]  a small shop at a fair; for selling goods or entertainment
  3. [n]  a table (in a restaurant or bar) surrounded by two high-backed benches
  4. [n]  American actor and assassin of President Lincoln (1838-1865)

BOOTH is a 5 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: cubicle, John Wilkes Booth, kiosk, stall
 See Also: actor, assassin, assassinator, bravo, call box, closet, confessional, histrion, phone booth, player, polling booth, prompt box, prompter's box, role player, sales booth, shop, shower bath, shower stall, stand, store, table, telephone booth, telephone box, telephone kiosk, thespian, tolbooth, tollbooth, tollhouse, voting booth



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Booth\ (b[=oo][th]), n. [OE. bothe; cf. Icel. b[=u][eth],
Dan. & Sw. bod, MHG. buode, G. bude, baude; from the same
root as AS. b[=u]an to dwell, E. boor, bower, be; cf. Bohem.
bauda, Pol. buda, Russ. budka, Lith. buda, W. bwth, pl.
bythod, Gael. buth, Ir. both.]
1. A house or shed built of boards, boughs, or other slight
   materials, for temporary occupation. --Camden.

2. A covered stall or temporary structure in a fair or
   market, or at a polling place.

Easton Bible Dictionary

a hut made of the branches of a tree. In such tabernacles Jacob sojourned for a season at a place named from this circumstance Succoth (Gen. 33:17). Booths were erected also at the feast of Tabernacles (q.v.), Lev. 23:42, 43, which commemorated the abode of the Israelites in the wilderness.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: box, cavity, cell, cellule, chamber, compartment, crib, crypt, cubicle, enclosed space, gatehouse, hold, hole, hollow, hut, hutch, kiosk, lean-to, manger, news kiosk, newsstand, Nissen hut, outbuilding, outhouse, pavilion, pew, Quonset hut, sentry box, shack, shanty, shed, stall, stand, tollbooth, tollhouse, vault