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See definition of herbage on Dictionary.com
  • as invegetable kingdom
  • as invegetation
  • as inhay
  • as inpasture
  • as invegetation
  • as infoliage

synonyms for herbage

  • botany
  • flora
  • flowerage
  • green plants
  • greenery
  • plant kingdom
  • plants
  • vegetable life
  • vegetation
  • verdure
  • flora
  • verdure
  • greenery
  • plants
  • crops
  • vegetables
  • trees
  • herbs
  • shrubs
  • saplings
  • flowers
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How to use herbage in a sentence

It was the merest baby—half-an-ounce, perhaps—and it fell from the hook into the herbage some yards from the stream.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
It immediately destroys all sorts of moss, makes a tender herbage spring up, and eradicates a number of weeds.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
They bounded through the tall herbage "like grasshoppers" and were remarkably agile in climbing.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
If the herbage or other food affect the taste of the milk or cream, it will also modify the flavor of the cheese.
DOMESTIC ANIMALSRICHARD L. ALLEN
Herbage and pasture are wanting in this country, as is also the ox, whose place is supplied by the camel.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VIII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
The stomach is very small in sheep that are fed with grain, while it becomes very large in those that are fed with herbage.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME VIII (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
It only raises its head out of the water to feed on the herbage upon the shore.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
This edge was fringed with what looked like herbage, but, seen through a powerful field-glass, proved to be great forest trees.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
The great plenty of herbage, and its succulent quality, produced this effect, proofs of which we have in our own climate.
BUFFON'S NATURAL HISTORY. VOLUME IX (OF 10)GEORGES LOUIS LECLERC DE BUFFON
After resting awhile on low herbage, all, as if guided by one impulse, fly to the nearest stream.
BIRDS AND ALL NATURE, VOL. VI, NO. 3, OCTOBER 1899VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO HERBAGE

  • frondescence
  • greenness
  • growth
  • herbage
  • leafage
  • umbrage
  • vegetation
  • verdure
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