[fawr-ist-land, for-]


land containing or covered with forests.

Origin of forestland

First recorded in 1640–50; forest + land Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for forestland

Historical Examples of forestland

  • Climbing so out of desert to forestland was a gradual and accumulating joy to me.

  • To Dale's keen ear these sounds were all they should have been, betokening an unchanged serenity of forestland.