from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A Russian country house or villa.
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- n. a Russian villa, or summer house, in the countryside
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a Russian country house, especially a cottage used in the summer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. Russian country house
The vanquished, if they are lucky, escape abroad or putter away their remaining years in dacha gardens.
But critics contend that his so-called dacha war underscores how property rights remain hostage to political winds -- and that the best defense is to be rich and powerful.
The dinner at the Tsarist palace they styled a dacha was an historic occasion between our two countries and deserves to be recorded for posterity.
These measures have been dubbed the dacha amnesty, and I think this is perfectly fair.
A so-called dacha amnesty also allows people who built on Soviet-era cooperative territories without proper documents to apply to have them legally registered.
After a time in Lefortovo, Mr. McDonald was then moved to a "dacha" (summer house) in Sukhanova near Moscow where the interrogations continued.
Their failure costs the Commissar of Art (T.J. Mannix) his "dacha"
Quipped one GOP aide: 'The idea of the vice president managing budget negotiations on Capitol Hill from the Russian prime minister's dacha might seem unrealistic even in a James Bond movie.'
Vice President Joe Biden, delegated as a top budget negotiator by Obama, pursued a semi-comical second track: reaching out long distance to Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) from Russian President Dmitry Medvedev's dacha.
He said a dacha was built on the prince's property but denied it had any connection to the Olympic committee vote.