Definition of 'meadow'
Example sentences containing 'meadow'
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Their herds of sheep were taken in off the fields and meadows and plains. Molly Keane's Ireland (1993)We were told that meadow grass inhibits trees. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Choose the area for your meadow carefully. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We walked most of the way down through pine woods and meadows of mown hay. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Part of her own garden is a wildflower meadow. A Patchwork Garden: Unexpected Pleasures from a Country Garden (1990)Its forests and meadows also make it great for country walks. The Sun (2008)We hope this ban becomes permanent and our rivers and meadows are allowed to recover. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Each day the woods became greener and the meadow grass grew higher. The Crossing-Place (1993)No one is predicting hay meadows making a comeback on a national scale. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is also surrounded by ancient oak forests and wildflower meadows. The Sun (2015) Hay meadows as complex ecosystems may be more resistant. Times, Sunday Times (2010)In summer wildflowers dusted the meadows and we fished for trout in the little streams and the pond. THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)Lying between two rivers the meadow is sometimes flooded in winter which deposits fertile silt and inhibits frost. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)Maybe you could make a raised sitting area at the end of that path or in a patch of meadow grass? Times, Sunday Times (2012)These sites include woodland, meadows and farming land. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Sand dunes, salt marsh and grazing meadows. A Guide to Britain's Conservation Heritage (1991)Rivers rush down valleys, through doughty working villages to foothills of meadows and grazing beasts. Times, Sunday Times (2006)A handful of pairs nest in arable fields and meadows. Times, Sunday Times (2014)All have views of meadows, woodland and moors, and guests can get up close with farm animals and wildlife. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The weather in Kent was good, the scenery beautiful and it was a joy to walk through wild flower meadows and ancient woodland. The Sun (2014)
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Translations for 'meadow'
British English: meadow /ˈmɛdəʊ/ NOUN
A meadow is a field with grass and flowers growing in it.
- American English: meadow
- Arabic: مَرْعَى
- Brazilian Portuguese: campina
- Chinese: 草地
- Croatian: livada
- Czech: louka
- Danish: eng
- Dutch: weide
- European Spanish: prado
- Finnish: niitty
- French: prairie
- German: Wiese
- Greek: λιβάδι
- Italian: prato
- Japanese: 牧草地
- Korean: 목초지
- Norwegian: eng
- Polish: łąka
- European Portuguese: prado
- Romanian: pajiște
- Russian: луг
- Spanish: prado
- Swedish: äng
- Thai: ทุ่งหญ้า
- Turkish: çayır
- Ukrainian: луг
- Vietnamese: bãi cỏ
Definition of meadow from the Collins English Dictionary
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