casita: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (ku-sē'tu Sp. kä-sē'tä), [key]
— pl. -tas
  1. a small crude dwelling forming part of a shantytown inhabited by Mexican laborers in the southwestern U.S.
  2. a luxurious bungalow serving as private guest accommodations at a resort hotel, esp. in the southwestern U.S. or Mexico.
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