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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kuh-ban-uh, -ban-yuh, -bah-nuh, -bahn-yuh]
    • /kəˈbæn ə, -ˈbæn yə, -ˈbɑ nə, -ˈbɑn yə/
    • /kəˈbɑːnə/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kuh-ban-uh, -ban-yuh, -bah-nuh, -bahn-yuh]
    • /kəˈbæn ə, -ˈbæn yə, -ˈbɑ nə, -ˈbɑn yə/

Definitions of cabana word

  • noun cabana a tent used as a dressing room by the sea 3
  • noun cabana a cabin or hut 3
  • noun cabana a small shelter used as a bathhouse at a beach or pool 3
  • noun cabana a small cabin or tentlike structure for use as a bathhouse, especially on a beach or by a swimming pool. 1
  • noun cabana a cabin or cottage. 1
  • noun cabana A cabin, hut, or shelter, especially one at a beach or swimming pool. 1

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Origin of cabana

First appearance:

before 1830
One of the 36% newest English words
1830-40; < Spanish cabaña; see cabin

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Parts of speech for Cabana


cabana popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 73% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for cabana

noun cabana

  • chalet — A chalet is a small wooden house, especially in a mountain area or a holiday camp.
  • lean-to — a shack or shed supported at one side by trees or posts and having an inclined roof.
  • ranch — an establishment maintained for raising livestock under range conditions.
  • hut — a small or humble dwelling of simple construction, especially one made of natural materials, as of logs or grass.
  • shack — a rough cabin; shanty.

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