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The planners rejected the initial proposal over concerns about the trees. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Old trees may survive for decades but where will their successors come from? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Pretty double doors open onto a garden with an apple tree. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They also planted trees and had green roof tiles. The Sun (2016)It misses the wood for the trees. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There are streets lined with palm trees swaying gently in the breeze. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Push short lengths of candy cane into the base of the triangles to make tree trunks. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The obstacles include boulders and small trees that are not easy to see in the gloomy dappled light beneath the trees. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Next to him, on a tall tripod, three telescopes point through a window at a tree in the distance. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Keep away from camp site lavatories and also stay some distance from the trees. Times, Sunday Times (2013)We need to learn about and love trees and woods or we risk losing them. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Any proposal to cut down an old tree or plant a new one required endless lobbying. The Education of a Gardener (1994)You could also try an apple tree. Times, Sunday Times (2008)She sat up on the ground and saw the trees stretching endlessly before her. Modern Literatures of the Non-Western World: Where the Waters Are Born (1995)Tree planting is urgently needed for both shade and shelter. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There is a mystery in woods and trees that captures the public imagination. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The pool was ringed with palm trees to make it feel like an oasis. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This can be grown into a large shrub or small tree. The Sun (2009)Young ash trees are also acquiring a pale yellow look. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Things happen in the time it takes a tree to grow. Times, Sunday Times (2008)It is based on natural products and is recommended for use on trees and shrubs. The Sun (2006)It was a view through trees with the distance hidden by a rock face. Improve Your Landscape PaintingThey are certainly too big to hang about in trees. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He was dragged to the apple tree and pushed against it. CHARMED LIFE (1977)The tall beech trees were dripping on to the sunlit paths and beyond the woodland patches of heather were near to flowering. Bomber Shoe and boot trees increase longevity by 100 per cent. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Today, this circle of gloomy old trees is still extant. A Patchwork Garden: Unexpected Pleasures from a Country Garden (1990)
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Translations for 'tree'
British English: tree /triː/ NOUN
A tree is a tall plant with a hard trunk, branches, and leaves.
I planted those apple trees.
- American English: tree
- Arabic: شَجَرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: árvore
- Chinese: 树
- Croatian: drvo
- Czech: strom
- Danish: træ
- Dutch: boom
- European Spanish: árbol
- Finnish: puu
- French: arbre
- German: Baum
- Greek: δέντρο
- Italian: albero
- Japanese: 木
- Korean: 나무
- Norwegian: tre
- Polish: drzewo
- European Portuguese: árvore
- Romanian: copac
- Russian: дерево
- Spanish: árbol
- Swedish: träd
- Thai: ต้นไม้
- Turkish: ağaç
- Ukrainian: дерево
- Vietnamese: cây
Definition of tree from the Collins English Dictionary
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