Definition of abuela in English:


Syllabification: a·bue·la
Pronunciation: /ˌäˈbwālə

noun (plural abuelas)

(In Spanish-speaking areas) one’s grandmother: Diego lives with his abuela and helps run the family restaurant
More example sentences
  • Not even my Abuela made such good frijoles.
  • I have been eating my abuela's delicious Puerto Rican food for just about thirty years.
  • Practically, everything I have had here is something that my mom makes or my abuela used to make.



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