Share this entry

igloo
American English: /ˈɪɡlu/
British English: /ˈɪɡluː/

Translation of igloo in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • There could have been a set comprising of totems, carvings, teepees, long houses, or igloos.
    • One was a film about Eskimos building an igloo, which was pretty lousy, because there was a ponderous commentary which tried to tell you that Eskimos live in igloos.
    • Summer housing for many Inuit was a skin tent, while in the winter the igloo, or house made of snow, was common.

Definition of igloo in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: