noun \ˈvelt, ˈfelt\

: an area of grassy land with few trees or shrubs especially in southern Africa

Full Definition of VELD

:  a grassland especially of southern Africa usually with scattered shrubs or trees

Variants of VELD

veld or veldt \ˈvelt, ˈfelt\

Examples of VELD

  1. <lions prowling the African veld>

Origin of VELD

Afrikaans veld, from Dutch, field; akin to Old English feld field
First Known Use: 1835

Rhymes with VELD


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