/ (Portuguese ɑlˈmɑːdə) /
Save This Word!
a town in S central Portugal, on the S bank of the Tagus estuary opposite Lisbon: statue of Christ 110 m (360 ft) high, erected 1959. Pop: 160 826 (2001)
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
Question 1 of 7
In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Words nearby Almada
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
How to use Almada in a sentence
Alonso Mendez de Almada, notary-public and clerk of registers.
Where, cried he to Almada, can you possibly obtain a sufficient body of troops to enable you to undertake so vast an enterprise?
Almada, who fought till he could not stand from loss of blood, died with his friend.
Alonso Mendez de Almada, royal notary of mines and registers.
Sousa de Maceda mentions Almada as the preserver of the archbishop.