feminine noun
1. (pejorative) (poor dwelling) 
a. hovel (pejorative) 
La familia vivía en una miserable casucha de adobe sin luz ni agua corriente.The family lived in a miserable adobe hovel without electricity or running water.
b. shack 
Los mineros vivían al lado de la mina en unas casuchas que se habían construido con tablas y techo de chapa.The miners lived next to the mine, in shacks they had built from wooden boards, with corrugated iron roofs.
1. (pejorative) 
a. hovel, dump 
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