Landscape

Definition of Landscape

Land´scape
n.1.A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains.
2.A picture representing a scene by land or sea, actual or fancied, the chief subject being the general aspect of nature, as fields, hills, forests, water. etc. Compare seascape.
3.The pictorial aspect of a country.
The landscape of his native country had taken hold on his heart.
- Macaulay.
Landscape gardening
The art of laying out grounds and arranging trees, shrubbery, etc., in such a manner as to produce a picturesque effect.

Related Words

airscape, aspect, cityscape, cloudscape, diorama, exterior, farmscape, interior, lookout, outlook, pastoral, perspective, prospect, riverscape, scape, scene, scenic view, seapiece, seascape, sight, skyscape, snowscape, sweep, townscape, view, vista, waterscape
Word:

Browse

landlady
Landleaper
Landless
Landlock
Landlocked
Landloper
Landlord
Landlordism
Landlordry
Landlouper
Landlouping
Landlubber
landlubberly
Landman
Landmark
Landmarks of history
landmass
Landowner
Landowning
Landreeve
-Landscape-
Landscape gardening
landscaping
Landscapist
Landskip
Landslide
Landsman
Landsthing
Landstorm
Landstreight
Landsturm
Landtag
Landwaiter
Landward
Landwehr
Lane
Lang
Langaha
Langarey
Langate
Langdak
# A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

© 2014 Delaflex, Inc.Dictionary Home