Synonyms and Antonyms of terrain
a region of activity, knowledge, or influence
- We're moving into unfamiliar terrain if we bring pre-Columbian art into our discussion.
area, arena, bailiwick, business, circle, department, discipline, domain, element, fief, fiefdom, field, firmament, front, game, kingdom, line, precinct, province, realm, specialty, sphere, walk
occupation, profession, pursuit, racket, vocation
ambit, amplitude, breadth, compass, confine, dimension(s), extent, ken, reach, scope, sweep, width
the physical features of a region as a whole
- An analysis of the terrain revealed that an invasion force of paratroopers would have their work cut out for them.
the circumstances, conditions, or objects by which one is surrounded
- a new senator getting lost in the foggy terrain of negotiation and back-scratching
ambient, atmosphere, climate, clime, context, environment, environs, medium, milieu, setting, surround, surroundings