Share this entry

fernbrake Line breaks: fern|brake
Pronunciation: /ˈfəːnbreɪk/

Definition of fernbrake in English:


A bed or thicket of ferns.
Example sentences
  • Natural fernbrake grows in every valley of Mount Songnim.


Old English fearnbraca (plural): see fern, brake4.

Definition of fernbrake in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day fortissimo
Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly