[gras-meer, grahs-]


a lake in Westmoreland, in NW England. 1 mile (1.6 km) long.
a village on this lake: Wordsworth's home 1790–1808. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • She was possibly on her way to an exclusive, post-wedding brunch at the Grasmere Estate.

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British Dictionary definitions for grasmere



a village in NW England, in Cumbria at the head of Lake Grasmere: home of William Wordsworth and of Thomas de Quincey
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