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Definition a very small area used as a store or to dispense information; or an interactive computer-driven self-service machine
  • I bought the sunglasses at the kiosk in the mall.
kiosk = a very small area used as a store
  • I printed the photos at the Kodak self-service kiosk.
  • You can buy the tickets at the kiosk near the entrance.
  • And how long did it take you to leave me alone here, to run the kiosk myself?
    Sarah Dessen  --  Lock and Key
  • kiosk = a very small area used as a store or to dispense information
  • She bought a latte to go at a kiosk and ran to catch the night train to Stockholm.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • For instance, the kiosk like roadside memorial in the university town of Butare.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • The lines were endless, all the way back to the news kiosk.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • The kiosks selling postcards and T-shirts.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • He reached back into the pocket of the door and took a bottle of liquor into the guard's kiosk.
    Maya Angelou  --  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • On a kiosk was a poster of crazy-eyed men with beards and caps or turbans under big letters saying WANTED TERRORISTS.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala
  • From a toy kiosk, between a poosteen coat vendor and a fake-flower stand, Zalmai picked out a rubber basketball with yellow and blue swirls.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  A Thousand Splendid Suns
  • That's one of those kiosks where you pee.
    Mark Helprin  --  A Soldier of the Great War
  • We hid behind a little kiosk filled with souvenir crystals–wind chimes and dream catchers and stuff like that, glittering in the sunlight.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan's Curse
  • From where we stood I could see in the middle of the lake a large blank mass; it was the kiosk to which we were going.
    Alexandre Dumas  --  The Count of Monte Cristo
  • Following Mom's instructions, I went to a telephone kiosk a few blocks from our alley so the neighbors would not overhear me asking about Dad.
    Ji-Li Jiang  --  Red Scarf Girl
  • We saw a phone kiosk up ahead, but it had only a chain where the phone book had been.
    James Patterson  --  The Angel Experiment
  • There was a Subway franchise, various ticket counters, an information kiosk.
    Dave Eggers  --  Zeitoun
  • Even the shops and kiosks were lit.
    Ishmael Beah  --  A Long Way Gone
  • We stepped back outside into the beautiful day and made our way to the thread kiosk.
    Lisa See  --  Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
  • The effect of those little stalls, booths, kiosks and choked grocery shops—run by people like myself—was indeed of people who had squashed themselves in.
    V.S. Naipaul  --  A Bend in the River

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