Synonyms for orchard

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She had disobeyed by just standing outside the orchard door.

The pipe, and also his head, again indicated the men in the orchard.

At the road he met Jack and Wally, just returning from the orchard.

In this orchard was the building where the poor children lived.

Entered the gardening and orchard business when a young man.

Looked on the orchard, a bloomy sea, with its billows of blossoms.

See to it that your bedroom window that opens on the orchard is left open.

"Oh, mamma, we're going to the orchard to play," said Archy.

They lingered neither in the garden nor the orchard, through which they had to pass.

In the orchard, they were greeted by the birds that banqueted in the fruit-trees.

WORD ORIGIN

late Old English orceard "fruit garden," earlier ortgeard, perhaps reduced from wortgeard, from wort "vegetable, plant root" + geard "garden, yard" (the word also meant "vegetable garden" until 15c.); see yard (n.1). First element influenced in Middle English by Latin hortus (in Late Latin ortus) "garden," which also is from the root of yard (n.1).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR ORCHARD

farm

nounland for agriculture or animal breeding
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