(also suk, sukh, or suq)
An Arab market or marketplace; a bazaar.
- His son-in-law is the chief cook who does the shopping in the souk early in the morning.
- If it's jewellery you're after, there are enough gold necklaces, chains and rings festooning the brightly-lit windows of the downtown souks to pay off an average country's national debt.
- The capital, Tripoli, is a pan-African city of Italianate squares and Arab souks where visitors can wander without being hassled by touts or pushy shopkeepers.
From Arabic sūq.
Words that rhyme with soukarchduke, chibouk, duke, Farouk, fluke, kook, Luke, nuke, peruke, puke, rebuke, Seljuk, snook, spruik, stook, tuque, zouk
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