dude ranch


noun

a ranch operated primarily as a vacation resort.

Nearby words

  1. ductus venosus,
  2. ductwork,
  3. dud,
  4. duddy,
  5. dude,
  6. dudeen,
  7. dudelsack,
  8. dudette,
  9. dudevant,
  10. dudgeon

Origin of dude ranch

First recorded in 1905–10

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British Dictionary definitions for dude ranch

dude ranch

noun

US and Canadian a ranch used as a holiday resort offering activities such as riding and camping
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