noun/nombre (plural -ties)
- (hut) casucha (feminine), rancho (masculine) (Latin America/América Latina) , chabola (feminine) (Spain/España)More example sentences
- They were replaced by shanties and shacks built of nothing more than clapboard or wattle and daub with dark and threatening alleyways between.
- Gordon and his fellow sniper, while under intense small-arms fire from the enemy, fought their way through a dense maze of shanties and shacks to reach the critically injured crew members.
- However, immigrant workers from other African countries often live in shanties that ring these and other cities.