An example of a booth is a temporary stand for a book publisher at a writing convention.
An example of a booth is the curtained area that you go inside to vote privately.
An example of a booth is the bench seats with only one side open that you can choose at a restaurant.
An example of a booth is the glass room that you go inside to call on a pay phone.
A voting booth.
A ticket booth.
Other Word Forms
Origin of booth
- Middle English bothe of Scandinavian origin bheuə- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Old Norse búð (compare Scots buth).