Definition of 'plateau'
Example sentences containing 'plateau'
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A thousand feet below the airship lay the South Polar plateau. SEIZE THE RECKLESS WIND (2004)They moved closer to the steaming mountain and up on to a plateau of black and grey scalded soil. DESPERADOES (2004)As we approached a plateau, the drumbeats grew louder and louder. GYPSY MASALA (2004)
Trends of 'plateau'
In Common Usage. plateau is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'plateau'
British English: plateau NOUN
A plateau is a large area of high and fairly flat land.
A broad valley opened up leading to a high, flat plateau of cultivated land.
Definition of plateau from the Collins English Dictionary
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