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Words used to describe areas of land with plants growing on them - thesaurus

Synonyms

green

adjective

a green area has a lot of grass, plants, or trees

wooded

adjective

filled with trees

grassy

adjective

covered in grass

leafy

adjective

a leafy place contains a lot of trees and plants

forested

adjective

covered with trees

scrubby

adjective

covered with small bushes and trees

coniferous

adjective

a coniferous forest has mainly conifers growing in it

woody

adjective

a woody area has many trees

lush

adjective

used about places where many plants grow

verdant

adjective

literary green because of all the plants and trees that grow there

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grass

noun

covered with or made of grass

reedy

adjective

covered with a lot of reed plants

tree-lined

adjective

a tree-lined street has a row of trees on each side

weedy

adjective

where a lot of weeds are growing

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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