UPLAND MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Upland Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) High land; ground elevated above the meadows and intervals which lie on the banks of rivers, near the sea, or between hills; land which is generally dry; -- opposed to lowland, meadow, marsh, swamp, interval, and the like.
  2. (n.) The country, as distinguished from the neighborhood of towns.
  3. (a.) Of or pertaining to uplands; being on upland; high in situation; as, upland inhabitants; upland pasturage.
  4. (a.) Pertaining to the country, as distinguished from the neighborhood of towns; rustic; rude; unpolished.


Synonyms:
Highland,

• Uplander Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) One dwelling in the upland; hence, a countryman; a rustic.
  2. (n.) The upland sandpiper.


• Uplandish Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Of or pertaining to uplands; dwelling on high lands.
  2. (a.) Rude; rustic; unpolished; uncivilized.


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