Definition of villa
1 : a country estate
2 : the rural or suburban residence of a wealthy person
3 British : a detached or semidetached urban residence with yard and garden space
Examples of villa in a Sentence
They rented a seaside villa for two weeks.
a millionaire with a luxurious villa in Mexico
Recent Examples of villa from the Web
A real estate source confirms to PEOPLE that the couple have rented the 10-bed, 14-bath villa — which rents for $400,000 a month, fully furnished — earlier this month.
He imported tiles from old villas on the Amalfi Coast and commissioned Louisville millworker Billy Bradley to craft walnut tables for the second floor.
The first tentative steps toward the 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and several world powers took place in Oman, where the sultan hosted secret talks between American and Iranian officials at a seaside villa.
The former Hall family farm is working with developer Matt Adam and three builders, Rick Standard, Jay Holthaus and Dave Estes, to construct its final residential zone and third villa community in the fall of 2017.
James Bond meets Midcentury Modern. Italianate villa—with a sky bridge.
Chitwan National Park in south-central Nepal is one of the last refuges of the Bengal tiger, and the site of the new Meghauli Serai Jungle Lodge by Taj where 12 suites overlook the Rapti River and 16 villas feature plunge pools.
Standard features include a three-car garage (a two-car garage with villa homes), stainless steel appliances, hardwood floors, granite countertops and custom cabinetry.
The largest of them was a glitzy bash at a villa outside downtown that evoked halcyon days of festivals past, when established U.S. and French giants regularly threw over-the-top parties.
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VILLA Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of villa for English Language Learners
: a large house or estate that is usually located in the country
: a house that you can rent and live in when on vacation
: a house in the city with a yard and garden
VILLA Defined for Kids
Definition of villa for Students
: a large house or estate usually in the country
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