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Synonyms for forest
ˈfɔr ɪst, ˈfɒr-for·est

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Princeton's WordNet1.5 / 4 votes

  1. forest, wood, woodsnoun

    the trees and other plants in a large densely wooded area

    Synonyms:
    woodland, timberland, woods, woodwind instrument, wood, timber, woodwind

  2. forest, woodland, timberland, timberverb

    land that is covered with trees and shrubs

    Synonyms:
    woodland, tone, quality, wood, timbre, timberland, woods, lumber, timber

  3. afforest, forestverb

    establish a forest on previously unforested land

    "afforest the mountains"

    Synonyms:
    afforest

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. forestnoun

    Synonyms:
    wood (of large extent), woods, woodland, grove

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD3.0 / 1 vote

  1. forest

    Synonyms:
    Wood, woods

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How to use forest in a sentence?

  1. Per Petterson:

    When I was a young boy, I lived very close to the forest ... many years later, I moved back to the forest and it was a whole new thing, i immediately started writing this book.

  2. Paulinho Paiakan:

    The forest is our pharmacy, the supermarket, it is our way of life, nature is part of us, and hurting nature hurts us.

  3. Britaldo Soares Filho:

    With BR-319, we are going to cross this tipping point, this is more than enough, you're opening a totally new frontier across the core of the Amazon forest.

  4. Xavier Jenkins:

    Skybalonyx goes to show that prehistoric ecosystems, such as those at Petrified Forest National Park, were much more similar to the modern than previously thought, with animals climbing, burrowing, swimming and flying just like today.

  5. Alfredo Sirkis:

    Once you have a huge forest fire like that, especially when you don't have all the kind of forest fire-fighting equipment that you have in places like the U.S. or Portugal, it's difficult to extinguish, they'll only be extinguished by themselves depending on the weather conditions.


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