noun \ˈza-nə-ˌdü, -ˌdyü\

Definition of XANADU

:  an idyllic, exotic, or luxurious place

Origin of XANADU

Xanadu, locality in Kubla Khan (1798), poem by Samuel T. Coleridge
First Known Use: 1919


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