- 1The natural home or environment of an animal, plant, or other organism: wild chimps in their natural habitatMore example sentences
natural environment, natural surroundings, home, domain, haunt• formal habitation
- The best tend to have fewer species, provide a great deal of space, and sometimes almost reproduce the animals' natural habitats - minus most of the dangers.
- It's a technique which has a lot of potential and the next film will feature more talking animals in their natural habitat.
- The point is businesses that benefit from animals are expected to preserve habitats, not disturb natural productivity.
late 18th century: from Latin, literally 'it dwells', from habitare (see habitable).