luau

noun lu·au \ ˈlü-ˌau̇ \
Updated on: 7 Nov 2017

Definition of luau

: a Hawaiian feast

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Origin and Etymology of luau

Hawaiian lū'au

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luau

noun

Definition of luau for English Language Learners

  • : a Hawaiian feast


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