noun, plural ci·ca·las, Italian ci·ca·le [chi-kah-le]. /tʃɪˈkɑ lɛ/.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON "WAS" VS. "WERE"!
Origin of cicala
Words nearby cicala
Example sentences from the Web for cicala
A silence fell upon the party, so profound that the cicala in the dry hedge shrilled to pierce the ear.The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay|Maurice Hewlett
They were pursued, and those who were captured suffered severe punishment at the hands of Cicala.The Passing of the Turkish Empire in Europe|B. Granville Baker
As we passed into the dark antechamber the chill damp air was cold as death after the cicala-haunted sunshine of the fields above.A Little Pilgrimage in Italy|Olave M. (Olave Muriel) Potter
He received there a great ovation for the victory due to Cicala.The Turkish Empire, its Growth and Decay|Lord Eversley
The Pope's treasurer, Milliardo Cicala, was remiss in payments.Renaissance in Italy, Volume 2 (of 7)|John Addington Symonds