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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Consisting of or abounding in woods or trees; wooded; woody. Also: One that frequents groves or woods.

Usage examples (38)
  • Our woods are sylvan, and their inhabitants woodmen and rustics...
  • The royal mountain, then as now, formed a background of rare sylvan beauty.
  • A shady sylvan glade
  • O'er mossy hills — in sylvan vallies fair, — for more
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