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lowland

[ loh-luh nd ]SEE DEFINITION OF lowland
  • as invalley
  • as inbog

Synonyms for lowland

  • basin
  • canyon
  • gorge
  • plain
  • bottom
  • channel
  • dale
  • dell
  • depression
  • dingle
  • glen
  • notch
  • swale
  • trough
  • vale
  • coulee
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LOWLAND

He ranked with the Anzac and the Lowland Scot in the great adventure.

I assure you we have our lowland troubles and fears with respect to Great Britain.

It is so high that a wide view of river and lowland is offered from its streets.

What are the chief products of mountains, of plateaus, of lowland plains?

The second line consisted of the French, Irish, and Lowland regiments.

What a pity it is we can never know the name of the Lowland Beauty!

It was in the lowland forests that they found shelter from the cold.

In nesting time the red-wing is indeed a citizen of the lowland.

How that Lowland Scot came to the rescue just in the nick of time is soon told.

There was Highland as well as Lowland blood in the veins of young Laidlaw.

WORD ORIGIN

c.1500, originally with reference to Scotland, from low (adj.) + land (n.). Related: Lowlander.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LOWLAND

bog

nounswamp
  • fen
  • lowland
  • marsh
  • marshland
  • mire
  • morass
  • moss
  • peat
  • quag
  • quagmire
  • slough
  • sump
  • wetlands
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