Definition of bungalow in English:
1.1(In SE Asia) a large detached house with more than one storey.
- The application was for eight, two storey houses and eight bungalows organised in four clusters.
- We are anxious to have individual houses, detached bungalows or dormers.
- Users also have to differentiate between houses, bungalows, cottages and apartments.
Late 17th century: from Hindi baṅglā 'belonging to Bengal', from a type of cottage built for early European settlers in Bengal.
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