landscape Meaning, definition in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "landscape" - English Dictionary

See all translations

landscapenoun

uk   us   /ˈlænd.skeɪp/
B1 [C] a large area of countryside, especially in relation to its appearance: a rural/barren landscape The landscape is dotted with the tents of campers and hikers. The cathedral dominates the landscape for miles around. [C or U] a view or picture of the countryside, or the art of making such pictures: a watercolour landscape J.M.W. Turner is one of the best-known British landscape painters.
More examples

landscapeverb [T]

uk   us   /ˈlænd.skeɪp/
to change the appearance of an area of land, especially next to a building or road so that it looks more like natural countryside

landscapeadjective

uk   us   /ˈlænd.skeɪp/
A landscape document is to be printed with the longer side of the paper at the top and bottom.
(Definition of landscape from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of landscape?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “landscape” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day
poke

to greet someone on a social networking website by leaving them a special short message

Word of the Day

The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
The cake was made by my sister: how to use the passive in English.
by Liz Walter,
June 24, 2015
Look at these two sentences: My sister made the cake. The cake was made by my sister. Both these sentences mean the same. The first is an active sentence: it tells you what the sister did. The second is a passive sentence: it tells you what happened to the cake. Here are

Read More 

burger noun
burger noun
June 29, 2015
a menu on a computer screen comprising three short parallel horizontal lines which the user clicks to see options Definitely use a burger. You could put the settings in the burger menu too. Fix the settings to the bottom of the burger menu and use a vertically scrolling contact list that scrolls behind

Read More