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greensward Line breaks: green|sward
Pronunciation: /ˈɡriːnˌswɔːd/

Definition of greensward in English:


[mass noun] literary
Grass-covered ground: city workers lolling on the greensward [count noun]: turning flat greenswards into wildlife gardens
More example sentences
  • A lovely vale of greensward called Princes Street Gardens separates the two towns, and several bridges span the shallow valley.
  • While some may chose to spend that season lazing beside rivers and quaffing champagne, the more discerning amongst us elect for the greensward and the thrill of clattering wickets.
  • Down below, the hotel grounds feature a pair of tennis courts and some of the loveliest greenswards and gardens in the country.
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