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Words used to describe areas of land with plants growing on them - synonyms or related words

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

reedy

adjective

covered with a lot of reed plants

weedy

adjective

where a lot of weeds are growing

lush

adjective

used about places where many plants grow

verdant

adjective

literary

green because of all the plants and trees that grow there

conlang

… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally

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spogs

spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles

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