wold

noun \ ˈwōld \

Definition of wold

1 : a usually upland area of open country
2 capitalized : a hilly or rolling region used in names of various English geographic areas
  • Yorkshire Wolds

Origin and Etymology of wold

Middle English wald, wold, from Old English weald, wald forest; akin to Old High German wald forest, Old Norse vǫllr field


WOLD Defined for English Language Learners

wold

noun

Definition of wold for English Language Learners

  • : an area of hilly land in the country


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