Definition of


  1. (noun, artifact) a small roofed building affording shade and rest

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Synonyms of Gazebo


Alternate forms of Gazebo

Hyponyms: belvedere

Hypernyms: building, edifice

Origin of the word Gazebo

  1. 1752, supposedly a facetious formation from gaze + -bo, L. first pers. sing. future tense suffix (cf. videbo "I shall see"), on model of earlier belvedere "cupola," from It. bello verde "handsome sight." But most likely a corruption of some oriental word. more

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Words that sound like Gazebo

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