[ pah-puh-gahy-oh; Spanish pah-pah-gah-yaw ]

  1. Gulf of, an inlet of the Pacific, on the NW coast of Costa Rica. 15 miles (25 km) long; 25 miles (40 km) wide.

  2. a violent northerly wind occurring along the W coast of Central America, especially on the Gulf of Papagayo.

Words Nearby Papagayo Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023