Definition of fazenda in English:

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fazenda

Pronunciation: /fəˈzɛndə/

noun

An estate or large farm in Portugal, Brazil, and other Portuguese-speaking countries.
Example sentences
  • A Brazilian colonel had a fazenda (farm or ranch) and regularly flew down to it.
  • Out of control, we whipped past a small fazenda, narrowly missing a truck coming from the opposite direction.
  • Now the fazenda runs just 100 cattle on its 19,000 acres, and its mission has shifted to research, conservation, and low-impact tourism.

Origin

Portuguese; compare with Spanish hacienda.

Words that rhyme with fazenda

addenda, agenda, amender, ascender, attender, blender, Brenda, contender, corrigenda, descender, engender, extender, fender, gender, Glenda, Gwenda, hacienda, Länder, lender, mender, offender, pudenda, recommender, referenda, render, sender, slender, spender, splendour (US splendor), surrender, suspender, tender, Venda, weekender, Wenda

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