fairyland

noun fairy·land \ ˈfer-ē-ˌland \
|Updated on: 21 Jun 2018

Definition of fairyland

1 : the land of fairies
2 : a place of delicate beauty or magical charm

Examples of fairyland in a Sentence

  1. a winter fairyland of snow-covered trees

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First Known Use of fairyland

1600

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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FAIRYLAND Defined for English Language Learners

fairyland

Definition of fairyland for English Language Learners

  • in stories : a place where fairies live

  • : a beautiful or magical place


FAIRYLAND Defined for Kids

fairyland

noun fairy·land \ ˈfer-ē-ˌland \

Definition of fairyland for Students

1 : an imaginary place where fairies live
2 : a beautiful or magical place


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