HyperDic: booth

English > 4 senses of the word booth / Booth:
NOUNartifactbootha table (in a restaurant or bar) surrounded by two high-backed benches
artifactbooth, cubicle, stall, kiosksmall area set off by walls for special use
person Booth, John Wilkes BoothUnited States actor and assassin of President Lincoln (1838-1865)
artifactbootha small shop at a fair
booth / Booth > pronunciation
Soundsbuw'th
RhymesDuluth ... youth: 11 rhymes with uwth...
English > booth: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA table (in a restaurant or bar) surrounded by two high-backed benches.
BroadertableA piece of furniture having a smooth flat top that is usually supported by one or more vertical legs
Spanishcubículo
English > booth: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
Meaningsmall area set off by walls for special use.
Synonymscubicle, stall, kiosk
NarrowerconfessionalA booth where a priest sits to hear confessions
polling boothA temporary booth in a polling place which people enter to cast their votes
prompt box, prompter's boxA booth projecting above the floor in the front of a stage where the prompter sits
shower stall, shower bathbooth for washing yourself, usually in a bathroom
telephone booth, phone booth, call box, telephone box, telephone kioskbooth for using a telephone
tollbooth, tolbooth, tollhouseA booth at a tollgate where the toll collector collects tolls
voting boothA booth in which a person can cast a private vote
BroaderclosetA small private room for study or prayer
Spanishcabina, caseta, quiosco
Catalancabina, caseta, cubicle, quiosc
English > Booth: 4 senses > noun 3, person
MeaningUnited States actor and assassin of President Lincoln (1838-1865).
SynonymJohn Wilkes Booth
Instance ofactor, histrion, player, thespian, role playerA theatrical performer
assassin, assassinator, bravoA murderer (especially one who kills a prominent political figure) who kills by a surprise attack and often is hired to do the deed
SpanishBooth, John Wilkes Booth
CatalanJohn Wilkes Booth
English > booth: 4 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA small shop at a fair; for selling goods or entertainment.
Narrowerstall, stand, sales boothA booth where articles are displayed for sale
Broadershop, storeA mercantile establishment for the retail sale of goods or services
Spanishparada, puesto, stand

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