Definition of tropicana in US English:

tropicana

noun

  • 1North American. Also with capital initial. A type of lightweight, synthetic fabric used in the manufacturing of clothing. Frequently attributive Now rare.

  • 2With plural and occasionally singular concord. Things associated with or characteristic of tropical regions; objects from the tropics.

Origin

1930s. From tropic + -ana.

Pronunciation

tropicana

/ˌtrɒpɪˈkɑːnə/