Synonyms for Prairies:


prairies (noun)
mesas, moors, plains, heaths, Plateaus, steppes, deserts, savannas.

Usage examples for prairies

  1. We encamped for the night on the edge of one of these fine prairies – Narrative of a Voyage to the Northwest Coast of America in the years 1811, 1812, 1813, and 1814 or the First American Settlement on the Pacific by Gabriel Franchere
  2. It afforded a means of preservation similar to that employed by the American hunter, who endeavours to surround himself with a belt of wasted land, when overtaken by a conflagration in the prairies – History-of-the-Conquest-of-Peru-with-a-preliminary-view-of-the-civilization-of-the-Incas by Prescott, William Hickling
  3. I was born like a wolf on the prairies – The English Gipsies and Their Language by Charles G. Leland