Meaning of FOREST in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ fɒrɪst, AM fɔ:r- ]

( forests)

Frequency: The word is one of the 3000 most common words in English.


A forest is a large area where trees grow close together.

Parts of the forest are still dense and inaccessible.

...25 million hectares of forest.



A forest of tall or narrow objects is a group of them standing or sticking upright. ( LITERARY )

They descended from the plane into a forest of microphones and cameras.

N-COUNT : with supp , usu N of n

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