a tract of sandy or peaty soil in which pine trees are the principal growth, as in low-lying areas near the Atlantic and Gulf coasts of the U.S.
12 Emotional Words We Should Have In EnglishRead more in this article about some frequently asked questions and fun facts related to our definitions.
Origin of pine barren
An Americanism dating back to 1725–35
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019