An open area of grassy or arable land: the lowing herd winds slowly o’er the lea
More example sentences
- Some distance away, atop a grassy knoll upon the lea, they had laid her to rest in an unmarked grave, as alone in death as she had been in life.
- Far from the bucolic paradise of popular myth, with lowing herds winding slowly o'er the lea, modern farms have as much romance as a widget factory.
- He is also aware of the need to sow grass seed to ensure a choice of area for lea ploughing next year.
Definition of lea in:
- The US English dictionary