Meaning of VALLEY in English


/ ˈvæli; NAmE / noun

an area of low land between hills or mountains, often with a river flowing through it; the land that a river flows through :

a small town set in a valley

a wooded valley

the valley floor

the Shenandoah Valley



Middle English : from Old French valee , based on Latin vallis , valles ; compare with vale .

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