Definitions

Sorry, no definitions found.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • It is a splendidly sunny day so they will hope that batting conditions will ease compared to the challenge of poor light and a juicy, well-grassed pitch last night.

    County cricket - live!

  • The Minister accordingly took everything that was necessary for the journey and they set out with a retinue of eunuchs and officers and pages, and rode on, sporting as they went, till they came to a green and well-grassed champaign abounding in pasture and water and game.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • The first five miles was over a well-grassed country, with stones on the surface, slightly undulating, with a number of good valleys, very broad, emptying themselves into Gregory Creek.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • Travelled for nine miles and a half over another large and well-grassed plain of the same description; thence over some low stony hills to a myall flat, the soil beautiful, of a red colour, covered with grass; after four miles it became sandy.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • We first passed through a well-grassed plain with a little scrub, then again through hard spinifex to the range.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • We then proceeded through a well-grassed country, with mulga bushes, and at twenty miles camped under a redstone hill, not being able to get any further.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • The south range is red sandstone, the next is hard white stone, and also red sandstone, with a few hills of ironstone; a well-grassed valley lying between.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • The former part was through a very well-grassed country, with a little salt bush and low scrub.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • To the east, in some places, it is stony, with salt-bush, and many broad well-grassed valleys coming from the Mount Kingston range.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

  • At seventeen miles, after passing through a well-grassed country with a little scrub, we reached the top of the first range, which is composed of a hard white granite-looking rock, with courses of quartz running through it.

    The Journals of John McDouall Stuart

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.