noun[treated as singular] South African • informal
- Wild, remote country: they were stuck in the parched gramadoelas, kilometres from anywhereMore example sentences
- I can sometimes just laugh at the perception America and Europe have of Africa, i.e. that we live in the gramadoelas with animals etc.
- As I live in the gramadoelas, and have a full time job, I find it almost impossible to show prospective tenants any properties I have to rent out.
Afrikaans, of unknown origin.