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Definition of "caravanserai" [caravanserai]

  • A roadside inn having a central courtyard where caravans can rest. (noun)
  • A home or shelter for caravans. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "caravanserai" in a sentence
  • "The gardens to the north-east contain a caravanserai, which is fairly well kept and comfortable."
  • "There were some 300 habitations in Agdah, the principal one with a large quadrangular tower, being that of the Governor; but both the Chappar khana and the caravanserai were the filthiest we had so far encountered."
  • "At the caravanserai is a traveller who says he hails from the Pishin"