moor

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moor

noun

Definition of MOOR

1
a broad area of level or rolling treeless country <as she wanders the windswept moor, the novel's heroine vows that she will never marry the vicar>
Synonyms campo, champaign, down(s), grassland, heath, lea (or ley), llano, moor, pampa, prairie, savanna (also savannah), steppe, tundra, veld (or veldt)
2
spongy land saturated or partially covered with water <a mysterious figure who was said to have haunted the moors of southwest England>
Synonyms bog, fen, marsh, marshland, mire, moor, morass, muskeg, slough (also slew or slue), swampland, wash, wetland
Related Words swale; quagmire; guck (or gook), muck, mud, ooze, slime, slop, sludge, slush

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