What does landscape mean?

Definitions for landscape
ˈlændˌskeɪpland·scape

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word landscape.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. landscapenoun

    an expanse of scenery that can be seen in a single view

  2. landscapenoun

    painting depicting an expanse of natural scenery

  3. landscape, landscape paintingnoun

    a genre of art dealing with the depiction of natural scenery

  4. landscapeverb

    an extensive mental viewpoint

    "the political landscape looks bleak without a change of administration"; "we changed the landscape for solving the problem of payroll inequity"

  5. landscapeverb

    embellish with plants

    "Let's landscape the yard"

  6. landscapeverb

    do landscape gardening

    "My sons landscapes for corporations and earns a good living"

Wiktionary

  1. landscapenoun

    A portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains.

  2. landscapenoun

    A picture representing a scene by land or sea, actual or fancied, the chief subject being the general aspect of nature, as fields, hills, forests, water. etc.

  3. landscapenoun

    The pictorial aspect of a country.

  4. landscapenoun

    a mode of printing where the horizontal sides are longer than the vertical sides

  5. landscapenoun

    A space, indoor or outdoor and natural or man-made (as in "designed landscape")

  6. landscapenoun

    a situation that is presented, a scenario

    The software patent landscape has changed considerably in the last years

  7. landscapeverb

    To do various grounds maintenance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Landscapenoun

    a portion of land or territory which the eye can comprehend in a single view, including all the objects it contains

    Etymology: [D. landschap; land land + -schap, equiv. to E. -schip; akin to G. landschaft, Sw. landskap, Dan. landskab. See Land, and -schip.]

  2. Landscapenoun

    a picture representing a scene by land or sea, actual or fancied, the chief subject being the general aspect of nature, as fields, hills, forests, water. etc

    Etymology: [D. landschap; land land + -schap, equiv. to E. -schip; akin to G. landschaft, Sw. landskap, Dan. landskab. See Land, and -schip.]

  3. Landscapenoun

    the pictorial aspect of a country

    Etymology: [D. landschap; land land + -schap, equiv. to E. -schip; akin to G. landschaft, Sw. landskap, Dan. landskab. See Land, and -schip.]

Freebase

  1. Landscape

    Landscape was an English band, best known for the 1981 hits "Einstein A Go-Go" and "Norman Bates." Formed in 1974, it toured constantly during the mid-to-late-1970s, playing rock, punk, and jazz venues and releasing two instrumental EPs on its own Event Horizon label. The group began experimenting with computer-programmed music and electronic drums in the late 1970s and early 1980s, making records in the emerging genre of synthpop.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Landscape

    land′-skāp, n. the appearance of that portion of land which the eye can at once view; the aspect of a country, or a picture representing it.—ns. Land′scape-gar′dening, the art of laying out grounds and so disposing water, buildings, trees, and other plants as to produce the effect of a picturesque landscape; Land′scape-paint′er, one who practises this form of art; Land′scape-paint′ing, the art of representing natural scenery by painting. [Dut. landschap, from land and -schap, a suffix=-ship.]

Editors Contribution

  1. landscape

    An area of land or scene seen with the eye in a view.

    The landscape towards the sea was so beautiful they were delighted to be there.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 31, 2019  
  2. landscape

    To improve or maintain a garden, street, property, house, area, open space or defined area of land using a variety of materials, seating, furniture, products, plants, shrubs or trees.

    The local unity government decided they would use a landscape social enterprise to maintain their grass.

    Submitted by MaryC on December 31, 2019  

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landscape' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3076

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landscape' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4099

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'landscape' in Nouns Frequency: #1136

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of landscape in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of landscape in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of landscape in a Sentence

  1. Commissioner Don Garber:

    That really set the stage for how we want to celebrate this game in beautiful stadium environments and how we can transform the landscape of National Football League by owning our own homes, as opposed to being tenants in other homes, and now here we are having a second stadium built in a city( Los Angeles) that loves the game. It's really a good moment for Major League Soccer.

  2. Jennifer Stevens:

    The world's top retirement havens for 2015 may dot the landscape from Asia to Latin America to Europe, but they share certain assets.

  3. The NSC:

    We are taking on this complex and evolving domestic terrorism threat landscape with an approach that honors and protects both America’s security and America’s values, especially our cherished civil rights and civil liberties.

  4. Max Stier:

    Questions about the policy landscape are entirely legitimate, it’s a different kettle of fish.

  5. Analyst David Vos of Barclays:

    Move up a little bit further and you can start thinking about medical equipment, where we have been very cautious about the Chinese domestic landscape for Philips and Siemens, but this increases the attractiveness for domestic players to start to export.

Images & Illustrations of landscape

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