Definition of ramada in English:

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Pronunciation: /rəˈmɑːdə/


An arbour or porch.
Example sentences
  • Finally, we used baling wire to hang all twenty-five pop bottles from the ceiling of the ramada and threaded clear Christmas lights among them to add to the market-festival effect.
  • Though traditional ramadas were made with mesquite poles, ocotillo canes, and saguaro, these materials are not readily available in nurseries, and laws prevent harvesting from public land.
  • Let the ramada's style dictate the furnishings.


Mid 19th century: from Spanish.

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