Definition of 'acres'
Example sentences containing 'acres'
Instead, there were acres of plate-glass windows where Stella could catch horrified glimpses of her reflection.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
They walked around the house, past a courtyard with brick paving and a six-car garage and out across the acres of Tilden land.DOLL'S EYES (2002)
Mr Bogarde's house turned out to be truly magnificent, a Queen Anne manor in a ring-fence of fifty acres.THE IMAGE OF LAURA (2002)
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