a large landed estate, especially one used for farming or ranching.
the main house on such an estate.
a stock raising, mining, or manufacturing establishment in the country.
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How to use hacienda in a sentence
hacienda and one doctor did not announce how much they paid.A Woman With Developmental Disabilities Was Abused in Arizona. The State Promised Changes. It Has Not Made Them Yet. | by Amy Silverman for Arizona Daily Star | January 20, 2021 | ProPublica
At his Tucson hacienda he is a gracious host and a good neighbor.The Story Behind Lee Marvin’s Liberty Valance Smile | Robert Ward | January 3, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
We could hear the rush of the river from the old hacienda we were using as a location.Nine Amazing Places To Skinny Dip Around The World | Erin Cunningham | September 21, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
Instead I ended my journey via motorcycle, traveling from one hacienda and ranchero to the next while sampling the local flavor.Best Mexican Food in New York City: The Daily Beast Takes a Tour | Michelle Gross | May 4, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
His duties keep him at present at the Larch-tree hacienda, where there is going to be a grand hunt in a few days.The Border Rifles | Gustave Aimard
We have still three hours of night; let us profit by them to rest, in order to be ready to start for the hacienda at sunrise.The Border Rifles | Gustave Aimard
From that night we were accorded all the privileges of honored guests in the great hacienda.A Fortune Hunter; Or, The Old Stone Corral | John Dunloe Carteret
He belonged to a hacienda in Bernalillo, a hundred miles or more west of Santa Fé.Overland | John William De Forest
The wealthy elite sons and daughters of the hacienda studied at institutions of higher learning abroad.The Haciendas of Mexico | Paul Alexander Bartlett
British Dictionary definitions for hacienda
a ranch or large estate
any substantial stock-raising, mining, or manufacturing establishment in the country
the main house on such a ranch or plantation
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