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parador

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Pronunciation: /ˈparədɔː
 
, ˌparəˈdɔː/

Definition of parador in English:

noun (plural paradors or paradores /-ˈdɔːreɪz/)

A hotel in Spain owned and administered by the Spanish government.
Example sentences
  • Converted castles, mansions and monasteries are among the 85 paradores - or top-class hotels - run by the Spanish government.
  • When it comes to a luxurious stay in a former castle or palace, Spain's state-run paradors are excellent value.
  • Spain's government-owned paradors provide a guarantee of quality at reasonable prices.

Origin

Spanish.

Words that rhyme with parador

commodoreLabrador

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