Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An outdoor tavern or an outdoor area adjoining a tavern where alcohol is served.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The outdoor section of a public house, where customers can sit in the sun and enjoy their beverages.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tavern with an outdoor area (usually resembling a garden) where beer and other alcoholic drinks are served

Etymologies

Translation of German Biergarten : Bier, beer + Garten, garden.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
A calque of German Biergarten. (Wiktionary)

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