Definition of 'valley'
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At the very top you can sit in huge natural pools and gaze out for hundreds of miles across the valley floor. Times, Sunday Times (2017)From one valley to the next, it continually changes and continually takes your breath away. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The farm was set in a valley surrounded by meadows of wild flowers. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But the high walls of the valley and the castle battlements no doubt served as their cliff. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He ended with a long descent to the valley floor. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Or we compare our valleys one with the other. Christianity Today (2000)Wiltshire is especially famed for its river valleys full of snowdrops. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So what brings the jet set to the valley? Times, Sunday Times (2015)To follow the story further we had to walk along a muddy path up the river valley. THE EARTH: An Intimate History (2004)Stunning glacial lakes dotted the valley landscape, pretty alpine rivers flowing between the steep valley walls. Times, Sunday Times (2016)On reaching the valley floor, he lost the track. Times, Sunday Times (2009)At points where the road rose above the valley floor it was possible to see over the tops of their secretive compound walls. KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)As the road climbs up into the village, there are good views across the wooded valley to the mountains. Collins Traveller - MallorcaAlthough they were soaked within a few moments, they took shelter from the wind in one of the wooded valleys. A Time of War (1993)Determined to help, he raised a few thousand Swiss francs in his home valley and set off. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The flat summits of both formations sit above 400 metre high cliffs, the land tumbling away into a spectacular broad valley. Times, Sunday Times (2015)In many parts of the Kush valley, walls of buildings and tips of ancient pyramids lie just inches beneath the surface. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You approach the house down a rough drive and it sits framed in its own wooded valley, like a giant Swiss chalet. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'valley'
British English: valley /ˈvælɪ/ NOUN
A valley is a low area of land between hills, often with a river flowing through it.
...a wooded valley.
- American English: valley
- Arabic: وادٍ
- Brazilian Portuguese: vale
- Chinese: 山谷
- Croatian: dolina
- Czech: údolí
- Danish: dal
- Dutch: vallei
- European Spanish: valle
- Finnish: laakso
- French: vallée
- German: Tal
- Greek: κοιλάδα
- Italian: valle
- Japanese: 谷間
- Korean: 계곡
- Norwegian: dal
- Polish: dolina
- European Portuguese: vale
- Romanian: vale
- Russian: долина
- Spanish: valle
- Swedish: dal
- Thai: หุบเขา
- Turkish: vadi
- Ukrainian: долина
- Vietnamese: thung lũng
Definition of valley from the Collins English Dictionary
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