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See definition of moorland on Dictionary.com
  • as infield
  • as inplain

synonyms for moorland

  • farmland
  • garden
  • grassland
  • green
  • ground
  • meadow
  • pasture
  • range
  • terrain
  • territory
  • acreage
  • enclosure
  • glebe
  • lea
  • mead
  • patch
  • plot
  • tillage
  • tract
  • vineyard
  • cropland
  • ranchland

antonyms for moorland

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    How to use moorland in a sentence

    For some distance we ran through a rough moorland country, although the road was comparatively level and straight.
    BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
    On our return from Helmsley, we noticed a byway leading across the moorland with a sign-board pointing the way "to Coxwold."
    BRITISH HIGHWAYS AND BYWAYS FROM A MOTOR CARTHOMAS D. MURPHY
    Scrambling through some rough woods, he came out upon a moorland reaching towards the hills.
    TALES AND FANTASIESROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
    There was no wild stretch of moorland here, no possibility of solitude.
    EMILY BRONTA. MARY F. (AGNES MARY FRANCES) ROBINSON
    It does not appear that the deep gloom which subsequently came over his soul oppressed him in his moorland retreat.
    BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME XIIIJOHN LORD
    The wild north wind had ceased its moaning in the pine trees, and no longer came booming across the level moorland.
    THE NEW TENANTE. PHILLIPS OPPENHEIM
    On and on she went until moorland miles five more, as near as she could judge, were behind her.
    THERE AND BACKGEORGE MACDONALD
    A gaunt moorland farmer opened it, and looked at me with surprise.
    YORKSHIRE ODDITIES, INCIDENTS AND STRANGE EVENTSS. BARING-GOULD
    Fields of buttercups and clover come near to the shore, but inland lies the moorland waste of Pradanack and Goonhilly Downs.
    THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
    The dales are separated from each other by high uplands, which for the most part are heathery moorland or, at best, hill pastures.
    ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 9, SLICE 4VARIOUS
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    WORDS RELATED TO MOORLAND

    • acreage
    • cropland
    • enclosure
    • farmland
    • garden
    • glebe
    • grassland
    • green
    • ground
    • lea
    • mead
    • meadow
    • moorland
    • pasture
    • patch
    • plot
    • ranchland
    • range
    • terrain
    • territory
    • tillage
    • tract
    • vineyard
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