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. landscape(noun)

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

  2. landscape(noun)

    painting depicting an expanse of natural scenery

  3. landscape, landscape painting(noun)

    a genre of art dealing with the depiction of natural scenery

  4. landscape(verb)

    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. landscape(verb)

    embellish with plants

    "Let's landscape the yard"

  6. landscape(verb)

    do landscape gardening

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

Wiktionary

  1. landscape(Noun)

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

  2. landscape(Noun)

    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. landscape(Noun)

    The pictorial aspect of a country.

  4. landscape(Noun)

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

  5. landscape(Noun)

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

  6. landscape(Noun)

    a situation that is presented, a scenario

    The software patent landscape has changed considerably in the last years

  7. landscape(Verb)

    To do various grounds maintenance.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Landscape(noun)

    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. Landscape(noun)

    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. Landscape(noun)

    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 piece of land using a variety of materials, seating, furniture, products, plants, shrubs or trees.

    The company decided they would use a landscape company to maintain their gardens.

    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

Anagrams for landscape »

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How to pronounce landscape?

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How to say landscape in sign language?

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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. Alien Life -RSB- Raymond:

    If you've been there or seen pictures, you know how barren that landscape is, in terms of fundamental nutrient availability of carbon and nitrogen, these things are tough to get your hands on when you're in a biological soil crust.

  2. Commissioner Allison Lee:

    The Commission should carefully analyze each action it takes in light of the altered economic and social landscape, relevant considerations in that analysis include whether an action is directly responsive to COVID-19 and whether an action represents an appropriate use of agency resources at a time when we are routinely called upon to take emergency actions.

  3. Richard Daugherty:

    I think it's just right that we in some way, if one can, allow a bit of the landscape to rest, i just think we need to try and heal.

  4. David Shankman:

    Everything in the lake has been dramatically altered by landscape change, dams and sand mining, the amount of water in the lake, in the Yangtze River, the sediment going in and going out - everything is affected by human activity.

  5. Spiegel Grau:

    Prince is a towering figure in global culture and his music has been the soundtrack for untold numbers of people — including me — for more than a generation; his creative genius has provided the musical landscape of our lives, millions of words have been written about Prince — books and articles, essays and criticism — but we're thrilled to be publishing Prince's powerful reflections on his own life in his own incandescently vivid, witty, and poetic voice.

Images & Illustrations of landscape

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