countryside
noun Date: 1727 1. a rural area 2. the inhabitants of a countryside

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Countryside — Countryside, IL U.S. city in Illinois Population (2000): 5991 Housing Units (2000): 2818 Land area (2000): 2.690473 sq. miles (6.968292 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 2.690473 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Countryside — ist der Name mehrerer Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Countryside (Illinois) Countryside (Kansas) Countryside (Massachusetts) Countryside (Virginia) Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichnet …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Countryside — (Ee,Нидерланды) Категория отеля: Адрес: Winia s Reed 6, 9131 EB Ee, Нидерланды …   Каталог отелей

  • Countryside — (Алкантарилья,Португалия) Категория отеля: Адрес: Vila Carmina, São Lourenço do Palmeir …   Каталог отелей

  • Countryside — Coun try*side ( s?d ), n. A particular rural district; a country neighborhood. [Eng.] W. Black. Blackmore. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • countryside — mid 15c., lit. one side of a country (a valley, a mountain range, etc.), from COUNTRY (Cf. country) + SIDE (Cf. side); hence, any tract of land having a natural unity (1727) …   Etymology dictionary

  • countryside — [n] non city environment back roads*, boonies*, country, environment, land, landscape, non urban area, scenery, setting, sticks*, surroundings, terrain; concept 508 …   New thesaurus

  • countryside — ► NOUN ▪ the land and scenery of a rural area …   English terms dictionary

  • countryside — [kun′trēsīd΄] n. a rural region or its inhabitants …   English World dictionary

  • countryside — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ attractive (esp. BrE), beautiful, glorious (BrE), lovely, magnificent (esp. BrE), picturesque, spectacular (esp. BrE), stunning (esp. BrE), wonderful …   Collocations dictionary

  • countryside — coun|try|side W3S2 [ˈkʌntrisaıd] n [U] land that is outside cities and towns = ↑the country ▪ The house had lovely views over open countryside . in the countryside ▪ people who live in the countryside …   Dictionary of contemporary English

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”