March 12, 2014
- gazebo (noun)
- What does it mean?
- : a freestanding roofed structure usually open on the sides
- How do you use it?
- The focal point of the wedding will be a flower-covered gazebo, where the bride and groom will exchange vows.
- Are you a word wiz?
Which one of these words do you think shows the correct use of "gazebo"?In sentence A, some patients are given a "placebo," a medicine that has no physical effect but that nevertheless provides relief, for psychological reasons, in some patients. The cheetah, which is the world's fastest land animal, is losing the race in C to a "gazelle," a small, graceful, swift antelope found in Africa and Asia. In D, Manuel is preparing "gazpacho," a spicy soup that is usually made from chopped vegetables, such as tomato and cucumber, and is served cold. That leaves us with B and the revived concert venue in the park.