- a temporary shed or shelter
- a stall for the sale or display of goods, as at markets and fairs
- a small temporary structure or enclosure for voting at elections
- a small permanent structure or enclosure to house a sentry, public telephone, etc.
- a small, partially enclosed compartment with a table and seats, as in some restaurants
Origin of boothMiddle English both from Old Norse buth, temporary dwelling from bua, to prepare: see bondage