Definitions of landscape

  1. do landscape gardening Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a genre of art dealing with the depiction of natural scenery Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. an extensive mental viewpoint; "the political landscape looks bleak without a change of administration"; "we changed the landscape for solving the proble of payroll inequity" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  5. do landscape gardening; "My sons landscapes for corporations and earns a good living" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  6. A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. 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. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. The pictorial aspect of a country. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The shape or appearance of that portion of land which the eye can at once view: the aspect of a country, or a picture representing it. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  10. Aspect of a country; picture representing it. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  11. A stretch of country as seen from a single point, or a picture representing it. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  12. A portion of country which the eye can comprehend in a single view; a picture exhibiting the scenery of a landscape. Landscape gardening, the art of laying out grounds, and arranging trees, shrubbery, &c., so as to produce the most pleasing effect. Landscape painter, a painter of landscapes. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  13. Such a portion of country as the eye can view at a single glance; a picture representing rural scenery. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for landscape

  1. Elizabeth was still sitting on the door- step, and though she knew by a side view that one had given place to the other, she did not seem to know it and sat looking straight before her at the sunny landscape – Hills of the Shatemuc by Susan Warner
  2. The view from the summit embraced an extensive landscape – Stonewall Jackson And The American Civil War by G. F. R. Henderson