sheepwalk

[ sheep-wawk ]
/ ˈʃipˌwɔk /
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noun British.

a tract of land on which sheep are pastured.

Nearby words

  1. sheepshead,
  2. sheepshearing,
  3. sheepskin,
  4. sheepswool sponge,
  5. sheeptick,
  6. sheer,
  7. sheer plan,
  8. sheerlegs,
  9. sheerly,
  10. sheerness

Origin of sheepwalk

First recorded in 1580–90; sheep + walk

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British Dictionary definitions for sheepwalk

sheepwalk

/ (ˈʃiːpˌwɔːk) /

noun

mainly British a tract of land for grazing sheep
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