- a dry ravine.
Origin of rambla
1820–30; < Spanish < Arabic ramlah
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Examples from the Web for rambla
Then came a visit to the Rambla, sad and deserted under the grey sky.South America To-day
In the Rambla you might almost fancy yourself on a Paris boulevard.
In the afternoons, if the Rambla gained a charm it also lost one.
He sauntered up to the very end of the Rambla past the ice-cream kiosque.The Summons
When northern skies are gloomiest, and fogs are daily fare, the Rambla is at its best.The Mediterranean
T. G. (Thomas Gray) Bonney, E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill, Grant Allen, and Arthur Griffiths