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tract

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of tract

  1. 1 a broad geographical area <a vast and fertile tract of farmland> Synonyms belt, corridor, land, neck, part(s), region, zoneRelated Words district, domain, latitude(s), range, realm, terrain, territory; neighborhood, vicinity

  2. 2 a small area of usually open land <the town had planned on turning that tract of meadow into a park> Synonyms clearing, ground, lot, parcel, plat, plot, fieldRelated Words common(s), croft [chiefly British]; grass, green, greensward, lawn; glade, grassland, heath, heathland, lea (or ley), meadow, moor, pasture, pastureland

  3. 3 a small piece of land that is developed or available for development <had a number of small tracts for sale, but we couldn't afford to buy land and then build a house> Synonyms parcel, plat, plot, property, lotRelated Words patch; frontage; lease; development; real estate




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