lea


lea

noun

Definition of LEA

1
a broad area of level or rolling treeless country <across the lea rolls a lonely wagon>
Synonyms campo, champaign, down(s), grassland, heath, lea (or ley), llano, moor, pampa, prairie, savanna (also savannah), steppe, tundra, veld (or veldt)
2
open land over which livestock may roam and feed <the cattle were free to range over the lea>
Synonyms lea (or ley), pasturage, pasture
Related Words ranch, station; feedlot, stockyard, yard; grassland, pampas, prairie, savanna (also savannah), steppe

Variants of LEA

lea or ley

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up lea? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More