Antonyms for expanses

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


There were expanses of heavy tree and bush growth that they could not penetrate.

The laws of color preference differ with the size of expanses.

That dream of his when he rode on the Wiltshire expanses—a curious dream: the lark silent, the earth dissolving.

He glimpsed it as it moved across the squares of gray, then lost it as it merged in the expanses of shadow between.

All the way I kept thinking of expanses of clean water and of breezes off the lake.

Palma seems to have had no other aim than to fill his canvases with expanses of fair flesh and yellow hair.

At dawn the country looked parched and treeless; expanses of buffalo grass and herds of cattle.

But in the connecting doorways there were expanses of bare, highly-polished oak floor, and here he did stamp.

By the time these forms have thickened, the expanses of daffodil will have become a mass of bluebells.

The expanses of dim yellow light through which coils and ellipses of darkness crawled like black worms.