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synonyms for sedge

  • scrub
  • thicket
  • bracken
  • brushwood
  • chaparral
  • coppice
  • copse
  • cover
  • dingle
  • fern
  • gorse
  • grove
  • hedge
  • shrubbery
  • spinney
  • undergrowth
  • underwood
  • boscage
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How to use sedge in a sentence

She suggests using two to four species to create a mini-meadow, adding that it’s essential to use a grass or sedge for the framework.
WANT TO CREATE A BUTTERFLY GARDEN? HERE’S WHAT TO PLANT, BASED ON YOUR SPACE.KATHRYN STREETERSEPTEMBER 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
What we shall do if an Indian springs from behind the bushes, or a crocodile comes out of the sedge, I don't know.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
No Indian sprang from the bush, no crocodile came out of the sedge; and the river was crossed without one of them being drowned.
THE NURSERY, JULY 1873, VOL. XIV. NO. 1VARIOUS
Low down in the hollow is a marshy spot, sedge-grown, and in the sedge lie yellow leaves of willow already fallen.
THE HILLS AND THE VALERICHARD JEFFERIES
Why, that you were going to find a bar'l of rum in the Napeague sedge next light of the moon.
BELFORD'S MAGAZINE, VOL. II, NO. 3, FEBRUARY 1889VARIOUS
Far across, with sails gleaming white against the sea of sedge, was a schooner, beating slowly up the river.
ROOF AND MEADOWDALLAS LORE SHARP
Here, to my great delight, I saw my boat in the swamp, where it had been caught and held fast by the sedge.
THE HUNTERS' FEASTMAYNE REID
On sandy shores the Sea Sedge (C. arenaria) is often common, and its underground stems are used for sarsaparilla.
THE SEA SHOREWILLIAM S. FURNEAUX
The boat nosed in between the marsh-grasses and tall sedge, and I could not see it clearly any more.
THE LITTLE RED FOOTROBERT W. CHAMBERS
Sedge is from the Anglo-Saxon Secg, and meant almost any waterside plant.
THE PLANT-LORE AND GARDEN-CRAFT OF SHAKESPEAREHENRY NICHOLSON ELLACOMBE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SEDGE

  • boscage
  • bracken
  • brushwood
  • chaparral
  • coppice
  • copse
  • cover
  • dingle
  • fern
  • gorse
  • grove
  • hedge
  • scrub
  • sedge
  • shrubbery
  • spinney
  • thicket
  • undergrowth
  • underwood
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.