ca·​si·​ta | \ kə-ˈsē-tə How to pronounce casita (audio) \

Definition of casita

: a small house

Examples of casita in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web And Rainn Wilson’s pet pigs, who sleep in their own casita with a Dutch door — aptly called the Pig Palace — have already realized my pastoral fantasy and desire for more breathing space. New York Times, 5 Apr. 2022 The house also includes a separate, 350-square-foot casita that has a full bathroom, a small kitchen and Murphy bed to convert the living area into a bedroom. Richard A. Marini, San Antonio Express-News, 16 Mar. 2022 Still, this is a Disney fairy tale, and the centerpiece of Franco’s score is a theme for the miracle that enchanted the family Madrigal and their magical casita. Tim Greiving, Los Angeles Times, 9 Mar. 2022 Of course, guests can also head back to the resort to indulge in its spa, sit by the pool, or relax in their personal casita. Stacey Leasca, Travel + Leisure, 2 Mar. 2022 The tack room became a separate two-bedroom, one-bath casita for their boys. Sunset Magazine, 11 Mar. 2022 This one-bedroom casita (from $75; via Airbnb) in a historic adobe home in San Miguel is about an hour from the dunes and has its own hot tub. Megan Michelson, Outside Online, 11 Feb. 2021 The former president allegedly visited the property so many times that its casita is forever known as the JFK Wing. Natasha Dado,, 28 Dec. 2021 There are 331 casita-style rooms including 70 luxurious suites and two presidential suites – all nestled among towering palms, citrus trees, flower gardens and rose bushes. Scott Kramer, Forbes, 9 Dec. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of casita

1868, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for casita

Spanish, diminutive of casa

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16 Apr 2022

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“Casita.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 17 May. 2022.

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