Definitions for boothbuθ; Brit. buð

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a stall or light structure for the sale of goods or for display purposes, as at a market or exhibition.

  2. a small compartment or boxlike room for a specific use by one occupant:

    a telephone booth; a voting booth.

  3. a partly enclosed compartment or partitioned area, as in a restaurant, music store, etc.

  4. any temporary structure, as of boughs, canvas, or boards; shed.

* (bootz, booths)..

Origin of booth:

1150–1200; ME bōthe < ON būth

Boothbuθ; Brit. buð(n.)

  1. Ballington, 1859–1940, founder of the Volunteers of America, 1896 (son of William Booth).

    Category: Biography

  2. Evangeline Cory, 1865?–1950, general of the Salvation Army 1934–39 (daughter of William Booth).

    Category: Biography

  3. John Wilkes, 1838–65, U.S. actor: assassin of Abraham Lincoln.

    Category: Biography

  4. William (“General Booth”), 1829–1912, English religious leader: founder of the Salvation Army 1865.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. booth(noun)

    a table (in a restaurant or bar) surrounded by two high-backed benches

  2. booth, cubicle, stall, kiosk(noun)

    small area set off by walls for special use

  3. Booth, John Wilkes Booth(noun)

    United States actor and assassin of President Lincoln (1838-1865)

  4. booth(noun)

    a small shop at a fair; for selling goods or entertainment

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. booth(noun)θ; Brit. buð

    a small enclosed space

    a voting booth

  2. boothθ; Brit. buð

    an enclosed restaurant table

    Could we sit at that booth?


  1. booth(Noun)

    A small stall for the display and sale of goods.

  2. booth(Noun)

    An enclosure just big enough to accommodate one standing person.

  3. Origin: From búð (compare Scots buth).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Booth(noun)

    a house or shed built of boards, boughs, or other slight materials, for temporary occupation

  2. Booth(noun)

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


  1. Booth

    Booth is an unincorporated community in Autauga County, Alabama, United States. It was named after the family of Charles Booth who moved to Autauga Alabama in the 1830s. He sent six of his sons to fight for the Confederacy. One of his sons, Jesse H Booth, became Probate judge for Autauga County from 1874 to 1880. It lies along U.S. Route 82 northwest of the city of Prattville, the county seat of Autauga County. Its elevation is 282 feet, and it is located at about 32°30′0″N 86°34′15″W / 32.50000°N 86.57083°W. Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 36008. Booth is part of the Montgomery Metropolitan Statistical Area.

Translations for booth

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a tent or stall, especially at a fair

the fortuneteller's booth.

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