It is a bazaar, a souk, an open-air temple celebrating cheap desire.
As a result, the primary relationships in American family life have acquired the flavor of a Moroccan souk.
“This is the only place in the souk you can buy safety pins,” he said.
But as an American creating a new brand here, and living the daily life of the souk, he seems to be in a league of his own.
EBay has always been my souk of choice, but I haven't really had time to sell stuff there.
The souk to-day was full of people, but goods of value were wanting.
There is a tale of a certain Arab shopkeeper of the souk dEtoffes who married a stranger from overseas.
In the souk to-day, it was proved beyond all doubt that the Zinder people sell themselves into foreign slavery.
We came through the souk, where were the sticks of meat roasting, and lots of people.
From them came black boats filled with Arab men and women carrying the produce of their buffalo herds to the souk or market.
Arab bazaar, 1826, from French souk, from Arabic suq "marketplace."