barrens[ bar-uhn ]SEE DEFINITION OF barrens
Synonyms for barrens
- dust bowl
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BARRENS
There was no alternative now but to cross the barrens to Whale River on foot.
The ground we select is among the “barrens” before described.
T' this the lad was listenin' like a caribou o' the barrens scentin' peril.
There were only two settlements in The Barrens, and depots were to be erected there.
Just half way across The Barrens he has a house, which he calls ‘headquarters.’
And I've kept the address of the owner, away up on the edge of the Barrens.
She assuredly had no peer on the barrens of the upper Tobique country.
After passing these barrens for more than a mile, we got sight of the Prairies.
Deer and grouse were very abundant on the barrens in the manor of the Red Rose.
It is known as the "barns" (barrens), and is desolate enough.