What is another word for herbage?

Pronunciation: [hˈɜːbɪd͡ʒ] (IPA)

Herbage is a term used to refer to the vegetative parts of plants, such as leaves, stems, and sometimes flowers. There are several synonyms for the word herbage that can be used depending on the context. Some of these synonyms include vegetation, foliage, greens, verdure, plant life, flora, and greenery. These words can be used interchangeably in sentences such as "The herbage in the garden is thriving" or "The verdure in the forest was lush and green". Each synonym has a slightly different connotation, but all refer to the plant life that makes up the natural world.

What are the hypernyms for Herbage?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Herbage?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

Usage examples for Herbage

By the middle of July it will be nothing but withered herbage.
"Cattle and Cattle-breeders"
William M'Combie
He dug his feet into the soft herbage about the roots of the tree; old Robert handed him the rod; he got out some line; and then began to try how he could get a fly down into that raging vortex, while keeping clear of the branches over his head.
"Prince Fortunatus"
William Black
The very herbage at this camp was curious.
"Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia In Search of a Route from Sydney to the Gulf of Carpentaria (1848) by Lt. Col. Sir Thomas Livingstone Mitchell Kt. D.C.L. (1792-1855) Surveyor-General of New South Wales"
Thomas Mitchell

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