How to use canebrake in a sentence
On the edge of the canebrake a thicket of papaw and blackberry vines added rankness and forest secrecy.The Kentucky Warbler | James Lane Allen
Presently they came to a species of canebrake, very dense and high; there was no green in sight, only the canes.East Angels | Constance Fenimore Woolson
Now and then they passed thickets of canebrake, and once, at the side of a stream, they came to a salt "lick."
The grass was high and thick and the canebrake was so dense that passage through it seemed impossible.
Then it was covered with magnificent forest and now they threaded their way through the dense canebrake.
British Dictionary definitions for canebrake
US a thicket of canes
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