Gazebo vs Lookout - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between gazebo and lookout
is that gazebo
is a belvedere, either a type of summer-house or a roofed, detached porch-like structure, usually in a yard, park or lawn while lookout
is a vantage point with a view of the surrounding area.
A belvedere, either a type of summer-house or a roofed, detached porch-like structure, usually in a yard, park or lawn.
A vantage point with a view of the surrounding area.
A person on watch for approaching enemy, police, etc.
A subject for observation; a prospect or view.
- The raid failed when the lookout noticed the enemy group.
- [...] And, you know, she OUGHT to keep enough to pay for her season-ticket; but no, she comes to me about that, and I have to find the money."
One's perspective, outlook; hence, one's responsibility. (used with a possessive pronoun or a noun in a possessive form) .
- "It's a poor lookout ," said Mrs. Morel bitterly.
* 1919 ,
- Every man's interest is his own lookout .
- "Strickland's painting in my studio."
- "Strickland can't work with anyone else in the studio."
- "Damn it all, it's your studio. That's his lookout ."