(also varda /ˈvɑːdə/)
noun (plural vardos or vardas)
A Gypsy caravan.
- With his dog and his young friends he'd set out in his vardo - a horse-drawn gypsy caravan - and end up in the most wonderful, strange and exciting places.
- A traditional Victorian wooden wagon called a varda was on show at St Mary's School, Swanley, as was the Romany modern-day caravan equivalent.
- The vardo, the traditional brightly painted gipsy caravan pulled by a horse, is quite a rare sight these days.
Early 19th century: from Romany.
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